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6 Minute Push & 30 Second Sprint Tests Reliability & Relationship to Fitness, Participation, & Environmental Assessments

This study has been completed.
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mark S. Nash, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Miami Identifier:
First received: August 18, 2010
Last updated: July 21, 2014
Last verified: November 2011
The purpose of this study is to assess the relationship between physical fitness and wheelchair mobility capacity and 1) participation; 2) self-reported environments barriers; and 3) self-reported avoidance of environmental features.

Spinal Cord Injury

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: 6 Minute Push and 30 Second Sprint Tests Reliability and Relationship to Fitness, Participation, and Environmental Assessments

Further study details as provided by Mark S. Nash, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Miami:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 6 Minute Push Test [ Time Frame: Visit 3 and 4 ]
  • 30 Second Sprint Test [ Time Frame: Visit 3 and 4 ]

Enrollment: 56
Study Start Date: March 2010
Study Completion Date: January 2014
Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Community sample of persons with spinal cord injury.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • at least 1 year post-injury
  • able to self-propel a manual wheelchair
  • spinal cord injury between C5 and T5

Exclusion Criteria:

  • spinal cord injury above C5 or below T5
  • spinal cord injury severity of AIS D
  • unstable angina or myocardial infarction within the past month
  • resting heart rate >120
  • systolic blood pressure >180 mm Hg, or diastolic blood pressure >100 mm HG
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01184742

United States, Florida
The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
Miami, Florida, United States, 33136
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Miami
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Principal Investigator: Mark S Nash, PhD University of Miami, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
  More Information

Responsible Party: Mark S. Nash, Ph.D., FACSM, Professor, University of Miami Identifier: NCT01184742     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TMP-MN-001
Study First Received: August 18, 2010
Last Updated: July 21, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal Cord Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Trauma, Nervous System
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on May 25, 2017