Prevalence of Walking-Related Motor Fatigue in Persons With Multiple Sclerosis

  title={Prevalence of Walking-Related Motor Fatigue in Persons With Multiple Sclerosis},
  author={Carmela Leone and Deborah Severijns and Vendula Dole{\vz}alov{\'a} and Ilse Baert and Ulrik Dalgas and Anders Romberg and Francois A Bethoux and Benoit Gebara and Carme Santoyo Medina and Heigo Maam{\^a}gi and Kamila Řasov{\'a} and Beno{\^i}t Maertens de Noordhout and Kathy Knuts and Anders G. Skjerbaek and Ellen Jensen and Joanne M. Wagner and Peter Feys},
  journal={Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair},
  pages={373 - 383}
Objective. To investigate the individual occurrence of walking-related motor fatigue in persons with multiple sclerosis (PwMS), according to disability level and disease phenotype. Study design. This was a cross-sectional, multinational study. Participants. They were 208 PwMS from 11 centers with Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) scores up to 6.5. Methods. The percentage change in distance walked (distance walked index, DWI) was calculated between minute 6 and 1 (DWI6-1) of the 6-Minute… 

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