Discrepancy between functional exercise capacity and daily physical activity: a cross-sectional study in patients with mild to moderate COPD
Fastenau, Annemieke × van Schayck, Onno C P Gosselink, Rik Aretz, Karin C P M Muris, Jean W M #
Strategic Medical Pub.
Primary Care Respiratory Journal vol:22 issue:4 pages:425-30
In patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) the six-minute walk distance reflects the functional exercise level for daily physical activity. It is unknown if this also applies to patients with mild to moderate COPD in primary care.