Alexis L Beatty, MD

All posts by Alexis L Beatty, MD

August 9th, 2012

Go For a Walk: Can Six-Minute-Walk Distance Predict CV Events?


In this post, Alexis Beatty discusses her Archives of Internal Medicine study, which found that the Six Minute Walk Test (6MWT) improves risk prediction in people with stable coronary heart disease (CHD). CardioExchange’s John Ryan follows up with questions for Beatty about the test. We have a number of simple tools for predicting risk of a […]