Performing the Six-minute Walk Test

Performing the Six-minute Walk Test 

This module provides therapy professionals with guidelines for performing the Six-minute Walk Test (6MWT) and interpreting the results. Indications, set up and instruction, and safety measures and outcomes are discussed.

$15.00

Hours: 0.00
REL-RTS-0-PSMWT

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-RTS-0-PSMWT
Hours: 0
Type: Pro-On-The-Go
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2026

Outline:
Section 1: Performing the Six-Minute Walk Test

The Six-Minute Walk Test

Materials and Set-Up

Instructions

Monitoring During the Test

Interpreting Results

Course Contributor

Resources

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Instructor: Nicole Fogarty, PT, DPT
Nicole Fogarty holds a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Northeastern University. She has experience working as a Physical Therapist in outpatient orthopedic and acute inpatient settings. She has additional training in medical screening and lumbopelvic examination and treatment. Nicole enjoys using her clinical experience and interest in current rehabilitation research as a Physical Therapy writer for Relias. Disclosure: Nicole Fogarty, PT, DPT has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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