Heart failure: 6 minutes is a long time; how about a 60-foot walk test?

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Takeaway 

  • These authors tested the 60-foot walk test (60ftWT) as a substitute for the longer and more resource-needy 6-min walk test to predict risk for patients with heart failure (HF).
  • Total completion time is inversely associated with HF symptom severity, predicts HF hospitalization/dea...