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Table 2 Age stratified characteristics and Six-minute walk test

From: Reference values for the 6-minute walk test in healthy children and adolescents in Switzerland

  Before 6MWT After 6MWT
Sex Age categroy (year) n (%) Height (cm) Weight (kg) BMI (kg/m2)* 6MWT (m)* MAP (mmHg)* HR (bpm)* MAP* (mmHg) HR* (bpm)
Male 5 19 (8) 113 ±6 20 ±3 15.5 ±2.3 494 ± 60 70 ±7 104 ±19 77 ±8 132 ±20
6 22 (9) 123 ±5 23 ±3 14.8 ±1.6 535 ± 73 72 ±8 100 ±15 80 ±10 122 ±30
7 19 (8) 128 ±6 26 ±4 15.8 ±1.7 603 ± 51 74 ±5 96 ±15 83 ±6 131 ±21
8 22 (9) 133 ±7 29 ±4 16.1 ±1.1 596 ± 59 79 ±8 96 ±17 85 ±10 129 ±21
9 18 (7) 138 ±6 32 ±4 16.6 ±1.6 627 ± 70 77 ±7 94 ±12 84 ±9 138 ±19
10 19 (8) 144 ±7 38 ±8 18.2 ±2.5 655 ± 53 82 ±9 97 ±14 95 ±7 141 ±25
11 23 (9) 148 ±6 40 ±10 18.1 ±3.8 624 ± 87 80 ±9 94 ±12 88 ±10 139 ±20
12 20 (8) 156 ±9 46 ±10 18.4 ±2.6 685 ± 74 82 ±7 93 ±9 89 ±9 145 ±30
13 21 (9) 162 ±9 51 ±10 19.5 ±2.9 639 ± 49 83 ±9 96 ±15 87 ±8 129 ±18
14 20 (8) 169 ±6 56 ±10 19.7 ±2.8 684 ±81 86 ±9 98 ±20 94 ±6 138 ±25
15 20 (8) 176 ±7 65 ±13 20.9 ±3.8 690 ±71 92 ±10 103 ±24 100 ±9 141 ±24
16 21 (9) 180 ±9 68 ±13 20.9 ±3.2 680 ±55 93 ±10 88 ±16 100 ±10 135 ±28
Female 5 19 (8) 115 ±5 19 ±3 14.5 ±1.5 506 ±39 71 ±7 95 ±17 77 ±6 129 ±17
6 21 (8) 118 ±6 21 ±4 14.7 ±1.6 546 ±51 69 ±6 94 ±21 79 ±8 137 ±17
7 19 (8) 128 ±6 26 ±5 16 ±2.4 586 ±59 71 ±8 99 ± 14 82 ±7 132 ±20
8 21 (8) 133 ±7 29 ±6 16.5 ±1.9 612 ±40 78 ±7 96 ±17 84 ±12 130 ±17
9 18 (7) 138 ±5 32 ±4 16.4 ±1.8 606 ±52 77 ±11 96 ±19 87 ±9 139 ±18
10 22 (9) 146 ±7 37 ±8 17.5 ±3.0 638 ±63 78 ±9 98 ±14 82 ±11 140 ±22
11 20 (8) 150 ±8 38 ±10 16.7 ±2.6 636 ±54 80 ±7 91 ±17 83 ±8 148 ±19
12 20 (8) 154 ±8 46 ±9 19.5 ±2.7 672 ±55 82 ±8 94 ±12 92 ±9 153 ±21
13 27 (11) 163 ±7 52 ±10 19.6 ±3.1 622 ±76 82 ±9 96 ±14 88 ±9 135 ±25
14 23 (9) 165 ±7 56 ±8 20.8 ±2.4 622 ±64 85 ±7 90 ±18 90 ±10 132 ±24
15 22 (9) 163 ±6 55 ±10 20.5 ±2.9 626 ±49 89 ±12 97 ±19 95 ± 12 139 ±20
16 20 (8) 168 ±7 62 ±9 21.8 ±2.4 629 ±52 85 ±8 88 ±14 97 ±10 134 ±17
  1. Age stratified characteristics and 6-minute walking test in male and female participants. * Values presented as mean ± SD. BMI (kg/m2), Body mass index, MAP mean arterial blood pressure (mmHg); HR Heart rate (beats/minute); SpO 2 Transcutanous oxygen saturation (%), 6MWT, 6-minute walk test.