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Clinical Utility of the 1-minute Sit to Stand Test as a Measure of Submaximal Exercise Tolerance in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis During Acute Pulmonary Exacerbation

2019-08-21 20:05:49 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of this study is to assess whether the 1 minute Sit to Stand (STS) test can be used as a measure of submaximal endurance during a pulmonary exacerbation of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) for patients in the acute care setting. We hypothesize that if the STS test is a valid measure of submaximal cardiovascular endurance, it will moderately correlate with 6 minute walk distance (6MWD).

Study Design

Conditions

Cystic Fibrosis

Intervention

Sit to stand test

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Boston Children’s Hospital

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