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Table 1 Average Fatigue and dyspnea pre/post 6 MWT using the Borg Scale for BTHS subjects and controls

From: Functional exercise capacity, strength, balance and motion reaction time in Barth syndrome

Modified Borg Measure Barth Age 6–19 years (n = 24) Control 6–19 (n = 10) Barth 20+ years (n = 9) Control 20+ years (n = 4)
Fatigue Pre 6 MWT 1.52 ± 1.56a 0.3 ± 0.42 1.28 ± 1.25 0.25 ± 0.5
Fatigue Post 6 MWT 3.35 ± 2.69a 1.5 ± 2.05 3.28 ± 2.14 1.75 ± 2.22
Dyspnea Pre 6 MWT 0.63 ± 1.19 0.4 ± 0.66 0.33 ± 0.66 0.75 ± 0.96
Dyspnea Post 6 MWT 2.85 ± 2.38a 1.4 ± 1.33 2.83 ± 1.27a 2.13 ± 1.18
  1. a significant differences (P value of < 0.05)
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