Reliability of the 400-m usual-pace walk test as an assessment of mobility limitation in older adults.

@article{Rolland2004ReliabilityOT,
  title={Reliability of the 400-m usual-pace walk test as an assessment of mobility limitation in older adults.},
  author={Yves M Rolland and Matteo Cesari and Michael E. Miller and Brenda W. J. H. Penninx and Hal H. Atkinson and Marco Pahor},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={52 6},
  pages={972-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the test-retest reliability of the 400-m usual-pace walk test (400-MWT), and to determine whether the 4-m walk test predicts inability to walk 400 m. DESIGN Observational. SETTING Community, 20-m tract course. PARTICIPANTS Sixty study participants (aged>or=65) were enrolled from the community and met the following eligibility criteria: self-reported difficulty in two or more of four functional domains (mobility and exercise tolerance, upper extremity function, basic… CONTINUE READING

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