Functional performance status of hematopoietic SCT recipients in the sub-acute phase of recovery

This study assessed the functional capacity of sub-acute SCT recipients using validated physical performance tests, including 6-min walk distance, repeated sit-to-stand time and 50-ft walk time, and compared these outcomes with those reported for a heterogeneous oncology population. The medical records of 80 consecutive sub-acute SCT recipients not… CONTINUE READING