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_NINDS CDE


Field Value
CDE ID C13190
CDE Name Walking time duration
Variable Name WalkingTimeDur
Definition

Time in seconds to complete the central 4 meters of a 6 meter line at a comfortable walking pace.

Description
Instructions

* Start your patient at the beginning of a 6 meter line
* Ask patient to walk “at a comfortable pace” to the end of the line – “Walk at a comfortable pace as if you are walking in the park”. Allow participant to accelerate 1 meter and decelerate 1 meter.
* Time during the central 4 meters
* Use a stopwatch to time from when the patient’s leading limb crosses the test line and until the leading limb crosses the end test distance line.

Supplemental – Highly Recommended based on study type, disease stage and disease type

Input Restrictions Free-Form Entry
Permissible Values
Question Text Walking time
Data Type Numeric Values
Population Adult
Measurement Type second
Field Size
Minimum Value 0
Maximum Value 99
Domain Outcomes and End Points
SubDomain Functional Outcomes
CRF Module Walking Speed
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Supplemental–Highly Recommended
Copyright/Trademark
Previous Title Walking Time
References

Perry J, Garrett M, Gronley JK, Mulroy SJ. Classification of walking handicap in the stroke population. Stroke 1995;26(6):982-9

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Version Date 2013-06-21T00:00:00
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