MM. Walking Speed Measurement

MM. Walking Speed Measurement module of ELSA 2008

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IDAUNIQ System generated unique individual serial number
MINTDAT Question INTERVIEWER: Today's date is displayed below. Please amend it if it's not correct.
MTHANK Question INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. - to return to the Individual Qre, press - to start another Individual Qre, press - to update the Admin details, press
MMX Question INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. Please enter 1 here to make the program store the current time and date.
MFIRST Question INTERVIEWER: This is the Measurements Questionnaire for... ____________
MMSTOP Question INTERVIEWER: Stop test, for example saying: 'It would be safest to skip this test and move on to the next set of questions.
MMSTRT Question When I want you to start, I will say: 'Ready, begin!' INTERVIEWER: Ask the respondent to stand with both feet together at the start of the walking course. When the respondent is properly positioned at the start of the
MMWALB Question Now I want you to repeat the walk. Remember to walk at your usual pace, and go all the way past the other end of the course.
MMRECRO Question INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of floor surface.
MMAIDO Question INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of aid used.
MMSCHS Question asked of interviewer Interviewer recorded respondent status
MMALONE Question Ability to walk alone
MMHSS Question Medical conditions that would preclude walking
MMWILL Question Willingness to do the test
MMSAF Question asked of interviewer Whether interviewer feels test is safe
MMAVSP Question asked of interviewer Does interviewer feel there is suitable space?
MMWALA Question Whether timed walk feels safe
MMTRYA Question asked of interviewer Results of first walking trial
MMWLKA Question Results of first walking trial (time)
MMTRYB Question asked of interviewer Results of second walking trial
MMWLKB Question Results of second walking trial (time)
MMPAIN Question asked of interviewer Whether pain performing walking task
MMRECR Question asked of interviewer Type of floor surface
MMAID Question asked of interviewer Type of aid used
MMCOMZ Question Why walking test not completed
MMCOM Question asked of interviewer Why walking test not completed (details)
IAGEOF System generated interviewee age
EDITQRE System generated EDITOR MODE
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MFIRST

INTERVIEWER: This is the Measurements Questionnaire for... ^AlcName[1]^AlcName[2]

INTERVIEWER: THIS IS THE MEASUREMENTS QUESTIONNAIRE FOR...
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MINTDAT

INTERVIEWER: Today's date is displayed below. Please amend it if it's not correct.

INTERVIEWER: TODAY'S DATE IS DISPLAYED BELOW.
PLEASE AMEND IT IF IT'S NOT CORRECT.
 
If interviewee age >= 60 »
 
   
 
MMSCHS

Interviewer recorded respondent status

INTERVIEWER: RECORD RESPONDENT STATUS.
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If Interviewer recorded respondent status != 1 Observed walking without help of another person or using sup »
 
     
   
MMALONE

Ability to walk alone

I WOULD LIKE TO TEST WHETHER YOU CAN WALK A VERY SHORT DISTANCE COMFORTABLY. (CAN I JUST CHECK,) ARE YOU ABLE TO WALK ALONE WITHOUT HOLDING ON TO ANOTHER PERSON (USING A WALKING STICK OR OTHER AID IF NECESSARY)?
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If Interviewer recorded respondent status = 1 Observed walking without help of another person or using sup or Ability to walk alone = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
MMHSS

Medical conditions that would preclude walking

______ , I WOULD LIKE TO ASK A FEW QUESTIONS TO CHECK IT IS SAFE TO CARRY OUT THE TEST. DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS FROM RECENT SURGERY, INJURY,OR OTHER HEALTH CONDITIONS THAT MIGHT PREVENT YOU FROM WALKING?
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If Medical conditions that would preclude walking = 1 No apparent restriction »
 
       
     
MMWILL

Willingness to do the test

ARE YOU WILLING TO DO THE WALKING TEST?
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If Willingness to do the test = 1 Yes »
 
         
       
MMSAF

Whether interviewer feels test is safe

INTERVIEWER: DO YOU FEEL THAT IT IS SAFE TO CONTINUE WITH THE WALKING TEST?
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If Medical conditions that would preclude walking includes [2, 3, 4] or Medical conditions that would preclude walking was answered Don't know or Medical conditions that would preclude walking was refused or Ability to walk alone includes [3, 2] or Ability to walk alone was answered Don't know or Ability to walk alone was refused or Whether interviewer feels test is safe = 2. No or Whether interviewer feels test is safe was answered Don't know or Whether interviewer feels test is safe was refused »
 
     
   
MMSTOP

INTERVIEWER: Stop test, for example saying: 'It would be safest to skip this test and move on to the next set of questions.

INTERVIEWER: STOP TEST, FOR EXAMPLE SAYING: 'IT WOULD BE SAFEST TO SKIP THIS
TEST AND MOVE ON TO THE NEXT SET OF QUESTIONS.
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If interviewee age >= 60 »
 
   
 
If Willingness to do the test = 1 Yes and Whether interviewer feels test is safe = 1. Yes »
 
     
   
MMAVSP

Does interviewer feel there is suitable space?

INTERVIEWER: CHECK AVAILABILITY OF SUITABLE SPACE.
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If Does interviewer feel there is suitable space? = 1. Suitable space available »
 
       
     
MMWALA

Whether timed walk feels safe

THIS IS OUR WALKING COURSE. I WANT YOU TO WALK TO THE OTHER END OF THE COURSE AT YOUR USUAL WALKING PACE, JUST AS IF YOU WERE WALKING DOWN THE STREET TO GO TO THE SHOPS. WALK ALL THE WAY PAST THE OTHER END OF THE TAPE BEFORE YOU STOP. INTERVIEWER: DEMONSTRATE THE WALK FOR THE RESPONDENT. (I WILL WALK WITH YOU.) DO YOU FEEL THIS WOULD BE SAFE?
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If Whether timed walk feels safe = 1. Yes »
 
         
       
MMSTRT

When I want you to start, I will say: 'Ready, begin!' INTERVIEWER: Ask the respondent to stand with both feet together at the start of the walking course. When the respondent is properly positioned at the start of the

WHEN I WANT YOU TO START, I WILL SAY: 'READY, BEGIN!'
INTERVIEWER: ASK THE RESPONDENT TO STAND WITH BOTH FEET
TOGETHER AT THE START OF THE WALKING COURSE.
WHEN THE RESPONDENT IS PROPERLY POSITIONED AT THE START OF THE
WALKING COURSE, SAY: 'READY, BEGIN!'
PRESS THE START/STOP BUTTON TO START THE STOPWATCH AS THE
RESPONDENT'S FOOT HITS THE FLOOR ACROSS THE STARTING LINE.
IF POSSIBLE WALK BEHIND AND TO THE SIDE OF THE RESPONDENT.
STOP TIMING WHEN THE RESPONDENT'S FOOT HITS THE FLOOR AFTER
THE END OF THE WALKING COURSE.
ENTER 1 TO CONTINUE.
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MMTRYA

Results of first walking trial

INTERVIEWER:RECORD RESULTS OF FIRST TRIAL. ENTER TIME AT NEXT QUESTION.
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If Results of first walking trial = 1. Completed successfully »
 
           
         
MMWLKA

Results of first walking trial (time)

INTERVIEWER:RECORD TIME IN SECONDS TO TWO DECIMAL PLACES.
           
         
MMWALB

Now I want you to repeat the walk. Remember to walk at your usual pace, and go all the way past the other end of the course.

NOW I WANT YOU TO REPEAT THE WALK. REMEMBER TO WALK AT YOUR USUAL PACE, AND GO ALL THE WAY PAST THE OTHER END OF THE COURSE.
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MMTRYB

Results of second walking trial

INTERVIEWER:RECORD RESULT OF SECOND TRIAL. ENTER TIME AT NEXT QUESTION.
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If Results of second walking trial = 1. Completed successfully »
 
             
           
MMWLKB

Results of second walking trial (time)

INTERVIEWER:RECORD TIME IN SECONDS TO TWO DECIMAL PLACES.
             
If interviewee age >= 60 »
 
   
 
If Results of first walking trial = 1. Completed successfully or Results of second walking trial = 1. Completed successfully »
 
     
   
MMPAIN

Whether pain performing walking task

INTERVIEWER: CODE IF RESPONDENT HAS COMMENTED ON PAIN, OTHERWISE ASK: 'DID YOU HAVE PAIN WHILE YOU WERE PERFORMING THE WALKING TEST?'
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MMRECR

Type of floor surface

INTERVIEWER: RECORD TYPE OF FLOOR SURFACE.
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If Type of floor surface = 5 »
 
       
     
MMRECRO

INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of floor surface.

INTERVIEWER: ENTER OTHER TYPE OF FLOOR SURFACE.
       
   
MMAID

Type of aid used

INTERVIEWER: RECORD TYPE OF AID USED.
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If Type of aid used = 5 »
 
       
     
MMAIDO

INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of aid used.

INTERVIEWER: ENTER OTHER TYPE OF AID USED.
       
 
If Results of first walking trial != 1. Completed successfully or Results of second walking trial != 1. Completed successfully »
 
     
   
MMCOM

Why walking test not completed (details)

INTERVIEWER: PROVIDE DETAILS ABOUT WHY THE WALKING TEST WAS NOT COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY, I.E. WHY IT WAS STOPPED FOR SAFETY REASONS, REFUSED, OR NOT COMPLETED.
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If Why walking test not completed (details) was answered and EDITOR MODE = 1 Yes »
 
       
     
MMCOMZ

Why walking test not completed

EDITOR: CODE FRAME 38 MMCOM : ______
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If EDITOR MODE != 1 Yes »
 
   
 
MMX

INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. Please enter 1 here to make the program store the current time and date.

INTERVIEWER: THE MEASUREMENTS INTERVIEW IS FINISHED.
PLEASE ENTER 1 HERE TO MAKE THE PROGRAM STORE THE
CURRENT TIME AND DATE.
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MTHANK

INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. - to return to the Individual Qre, press - to start another Individual Qre, press - to update the Admin details, press

INTERVIEWER: THE MEASUREMENTS INTERVIEW IS FINISHED.
- TO RETURN TO THE INDIVIDUAL QRE, PRESS
- TO START ANOTHER INDIVIDUAL QRE, PRESS
- TO UPDATE THE ADMIN DETAILS, PRESS
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Start of MM. Walking Speed Measurement

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MFIRST
INTERVIEWER: This is the Measurements Questionnaire for... @/^AlcName[1]^AlcName[2]

INTERVIEWER: THIS IS THE MEASUREMENTS QUESTIONNAIRE FOR...
@/____________
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1 Press <1> and to continue.


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MINTDAT
@/INTERVIEWER: Today's date is displayed below. @/@/Please amend it if it's not correct.

@/INTERVIEWER: TODAY'S DATE IS DISPLAYED BELOW.
@/@/PLEASE AMEND IT IF IT'S NOT CORRECT.

If IAGEOF >= 60 »

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MMSCHS
Interviewer recorded respondent status

INTERVIEWER: RECORD RESPONDENT STATUS.
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1 Observed walking without help of another person or using sup
2 Observed walking with help of another person or using support
3 Not observed - in wheelchair
4 Not observed - bed bound
5 Not observed - uncertain if respondent has impairment

If Interviewer recorded respondent status (MMSCHS) != 1 Observed walking without help of another person or using sup »

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MMALONE
Ability to walk alone

I WOULD LIKE TO TEST WHETHER YOU CAN WALK A VERY SHORT DISTANCE COMFORTABLY. (CAN I JUST CHECK,) ARE YOU ABLE TO WALK ALONE WITHOUT HOLDING ON TO ANOTHER PERSON (USING A WALKING STICK OR OTHER AID IF NECESSARY)?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
2. Yes but aid unavailable
3. No

If Interviewer recorded respondent status (MMSCHS) = 1 Observed walking without help of another person or using sup or Ability to walk alone (MMALONE) = 1. Yes »

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MMHSS
Medical conditions that would preclude walking

______ , I WOULD LIKE TO ASK A FEW QUESTIONS TO CHECK IT IS SAFE TO CARRY OUT THE TEST. DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS FROM RECENT SURGERY, INJURY,OR OTHER HEALTH CONDITIONS THAT MIGHT PREVENT YOU FROM WALKING?
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1 No apparent restriction
2 Yes, Recent surgery
3 Yes, Injury
4 Yes, Other health condition

| | If Medical conditions that would preclude walking (MMHSS) = 1 No apparent restriction »

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MMWILL
Willingness to do the test

ARE YOU WILLING TO DO THE WALKING TEST?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Yes
2 No

| | | If Willingness to do the test (MMWILL) = 1 Yes »

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MMSAF
Whether interviewer feels test is safe

INTERVIEWER: DO YOU FEEL THAT IT IS SAFE TO CONTINUE WITH THE WALKING TEST?
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1. Yes
2. No

If MMHSS IN [2, 3, 4] or MMHSS was answered Don't know or MMHSS was refused or MMALONE IN [3, 2] or Ability to walk alone (MMALONE) was answered Don't know or Ability to walk alone (MMALONE) was refused or Whether interviewer feels test is safe (MMSAF) = 2. No or Whether interviewer feels test is safe (MMSAF) was answered Don't know or Whether interviewer feels test is safe (MMSAF) was refused »

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MMSTOP
INTERVIEWER: Stop test, for example saying: 'It would be safest to skip this test and move on to the next set of questions.

INTERVIEWER: STOP TEST, FOR EXAMPLE SAYING: 'IT WOULD BE SAFEST TO SKIP THIS
TEST AND MOVE ON TO THE NEXT SET OF QUESTIONS.
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1 Press <1> and to continue.


If IAGEOF >= 60 »

If Willingness to do the test (MMWILL) = 1 Yes and Whether interviewer feels test is safe (MMSAF) = 1. Yes »

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MMAVSP
Does interviewer feel there is suitable space?

INTERVIEWER: CHECK AVAILABILITY OF SUITABLE SPACE.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Suitable space available
2. No suitable space

| | If Does interviewer feel there is suitable space? (MMAVSP) = 1. Suitable space available »

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MMWALA
Whether timed walk feels safe

THIS IS OUR WALKING COURSE. I WANT YOU TO WALK TO THE OTHER END OF THE COURSE AT YOUR USUAL WALKING PACE, JUST AS IF YOU WERE WALKING DOWN THE STREET TO GO TO THE SHOPS. WALK ALL THE WAY PAST THE OTHER END OF THE TAPE BEFORE YOU STOP. INTERVIEWER: DEMONSTRATE THE WALK FOR THE RESPONDENT. (I WILL WALK WITH YOU.) DO YOU FEEL THIS WOULD BE SAFE?
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes
2. No

| | | If Whether timed walk feels safe (MMWALA) = 1. Yes »

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MMSTRT
When I want you to start, I will say: 'Ready, begin!' @/@/INTERVIEWER: Ask the respondent to stand with both feet together at the start of the walking course. @/When the respondent is properly positioned at the start of the

WHEN I WANT YOU TO START, I WILL SAY: 'READY, BEGIN!'
@/@/INTERVIEWER: ASK THE RESPONDENT TO STAND WITH BOTH FEET
TOGETHER AT THE START OF THE WALKING COURSE.
@/WHEN THE RESPONDENT IS PROPERLY POSITIONED AT THE START OF THE
WALKING COURSE, SAY: 'READY, BEGIN!'
@/PRESS THE START/STOP BUTTON TO START THE STOPWATCH AS THE
RESPONDENT'S FOOT HITS THE FLOOR ACROSS THE STARTING LINE.
@/IF POSSIBLE WALK BEHIND AND TO THE SIDE OF THE RESPONDENT.
@/STOP TIMING WHEN THE RESPONDENT'S FOOT HITS THE FLOOR AFTER
@/THE END OF THE WALKING COURSE.
@/@/@/ENTER 1 TO CONTINUE.
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1..1

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MMTRYA
Results of first walking trial

INTERVIEWER:RECORD RESULTS OF FIRST TRIAL. ENTER TIME AT NEXT QUESTION.
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1. Completed successfully
2. Attempted but unable to complete
3. Stopped by the interviewer because of safety reasons
4. Respondent refused

| | | | If Results of first walking trial (MMTRYA) = 1. Completed successfully »

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MMWLKA
Results of first walking trial (time)

INTERVIEWER:RECORD TIME IN SECONDS TO TWO DECIMAL PLACES.

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MMWALB
Now I want you to repeat the walk. Remember to walk at your usual pace, and go all the way past the other end of the course.

NOW I WANT YOU TO REPEAT THE WALK. REMEMBER TO WALK AT YOUR USUAL PACE, AND GO ALL THE WAY PAST THE OTHER END OF THE COURSE.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Press <1> and to continue.


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MMTRYB
Results of second walking trial

INTERVIEWER:RECORD RESULT OF SECOND TRIAL. ENTER TIME AT NEXT QUESTION.
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1. Completed successfully
2. Attempted but unable to complete
3. Stopped by the interviewer because of safety reasons
4. Respondent refused

| | | | | If Results of second walking trial (MMTRYB) = 1. Completed successfully »

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MMWLKB
Results of second walking trial (time)

INTERVIEWER:RECORD TIME IN SECONDS TO TWO DECIMAL PLACES.

If IAGEOF >= 60 »

If Results of first walking trial (MMTRYA) = 1. Completed successfully or Results of second walking trial (MMTRYB) = 1. Completed successfully »

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MMPAIN
Whether pain performing walking task

INTERVIEWER: CODE IF RESPONDENT HAS COMMENTED ON PAIN, OTHERWISE ASK: 'DID YOU HAVE PAIN WHILE YOU WERE PERFORMING THE WALKING TEST?'
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1. Yes
2. No

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MMRECR
Type of floor surface

INTERVIEWER: RECORD TYPE OF FLOOR SURFACE.
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1. Yes - recoded post-interview from other please specify
2. No - unable to recode, original answer

| | If Type of floor surface (MMRECR) = 5 »

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MMRECRO
INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of floor surface.

INTERVIEWER: ENTER OTHER TYPE OF FLOOR SURFACE.

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MMAID
Type of aid used

INTERVIEWER: RECORD TYPE OF AID USED.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Yes - recoded post-interview from other please specify
2. No - unable to recode, original answer

| | If Type of aid used (MMAID) = 5 »

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MMAIDO
INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of aid used.

INTERVIEWER: ENTER OTHER TYPE OF AID USED.

If Results of first walking trial (MMTRYA) != 1. Completed successfully or Results of second walking trial (MMTRYB) != 1. Completed successfully »

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MMCOM
Why walking test not completed (details)

INTERVIEWER: PROVIDE DETAILS ABOUT WHY THE WALKING TEST WAS NOT COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY, I.E. WHY IT WAS STOPPED FOR SAFETY REASONS, REFUSED, OR NOT COMPLETED.
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0. Not mentioned
1. Mentioned

| | If Why walking test not completed (details) (MMCOM) was answered and EDITOR MODE (EDITQRE) = 1 Yes »

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MMCOMZ
Why walking test not completed

EDITOR: CODE FRAME 38 MMCOM : ______
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0. Not mentioned
1. Mentioned

If EDITOR MODE (EDITQRE) != 1 Yes »

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MMX
INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. @/@/Please enter 1 here to make the program store the current time and date.

INTERVIEWER: THE MEASUREMENTS INTERVIEW IS FINISHED.
@/@/PLEASE ENTER 1 HERE TO MAKE THE PROGRAM STORE THE
CURRENT TIME AND DATE.
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1..1

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MTHANK
INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. @/@/- to return to the Individual Qre, press @/- to start another Individual Qre, press @/- to update the Admin details, press

INTERVIEWER: THE MEASUREMENTS INTERVIEW IS FINISHED.
@/@/- TO RETURN TO THE INDIVIDUAL QRE, PRESS
@/- TO START ANOTHER INDIVIDUAL QRE, PRESS
@/- TO UPDATE THE ADMIN DETAILS, PRESS
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1 Press <1> and to continue.


End of MM. Walking Speed Measurement