MM. Walking Speed Measurements

Walking Speed Measurements in ELSA 2010

Label Type Description
MMAIDO Question INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of aid used.
MMNO Question Measurement questionnaire number.
MMAID Question EDITOR: Code frame 43. INTERVIEWER: Record type of aid used.
MMRECRO Question INTERVIEWER: Enter other type of floor surface.
MMWLKA Question INTERVIWER:Record time in seconds to two decimal places.
MMWLKB Question INTERVIWER:Record time in seconds to two decimal places.
MMTRYA Question INTERVIEWER:Record results of first trial. Enter time at next question.
MMTRYB Question INTERVIEWER:Record result of second trial. Enter time at next question.
MMSAF Question INTERVIEWER: Do you feel that it is safe to continue with the walking test?
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.
MMWILL Question Are you willing to do the walking test?
MMWALA Question 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?
MMTIMX System generated Time stamp for end of MM
MMTIMB System generated Time stamp for mmavsp-mmwlkb start
MMTIMC System generated Time stamp for mmpain-mmaid start
MMTIMA System generated Time stamp for section start
MMHSS Question I would now like to test whether you can walk a very short distance comfortably (using a walking stick or other aid if necessary). First, 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?
MMAVSP Question INTERVIEWER: Check availability of suitable space.
MMPAIN Question INTERVIEWER: Code if respondent has commented on pain, OTHERWISE ASK: 'Did you have pain while you were performing the walking test?'
MMALONE Question 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)?
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.
MMDATC Question Date stamp for mmpain-mmaid start
MMDATB Question Date stamp for mmavsp-mmwlkb start
MMRECR Question EDITOR: Code frame 43. INTERVIEWER: Record type of floor surface.
MMDATX Question Date stamp for end of MM
MMSCHS Question INTERVIEWER: Record respondent status.
MMX Question INTERVIEWER: The Measurements Interview is finished. Please enter 1 here to make the program store the current time and date.
MMCOM Question 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.
MMDATA Question Date stamp for section start
MMCOMZ Question EDITOR: CODE FRAME 63 MMCom : details about why the walking test was not completed successfully
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 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.
MIntDat Question /INTERVIEWER: Today's date is displayed below. Please amend it if it's not correct.
MFirst Question INTERVIEWER: This is the Measurements Questionnaire for...
MsIntDat Question MM computer interview date.
IAGEOF System generated Respondent Age