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Table 3 Variables of 6-min walking test before and after 6 and 12 months of follow-up

From: Educational program promoting regular physical exercise improves functional capacity and daily living physical activity in subjects with knee osteoarthritis

  Variable Pre 6 months 12 months
EDU (N = 112) Distance (m) 368.6 ± 9.15 375.9 ± 9.8 385.6 ± 9.3
HR resting (bpm) 76 ± 1.9 75.7 ± 2.5 77.8 ± 2.7
HR peak (bpm) 97.2 ± 2.8 97.3 ± 3.5 99.2 ± 3.4
HR recovery (bpm) 76.6 ± 2.3 75.9 ± 2.6 76.9 ± 2.7
CON (N = 127) Distance (m) 357.5 ± 7.1 379.1 ± 7.6 366.1 ± 8.8
HR resting (bpm) 75.0 ± 1.1 74.7 ± 1.2 74.9 ± 1.4
HR peak (bpm) 103.6 ± 1.7 99.3 ± 1.7 98.3 ± 1.7
HR recovery (bpm) 83.7 ± 1.0 77.0 ± 1.1 75.2 ± 1.3
  1. CON control group, EDU educational program group, HR Heart rate