Impact of Health Status on 6-Minute Walk Distance in Community Dwelling Elderly. ■ Male Participants N = 53. Female Participants N = 102. Bars represent mean values ± SE. Significant decrease of 6 Minutes Walk Distance with worsening health category (ANCOVA corrected for age p < 0.01). * Significantly higher 6 MWT-distance than categories B 2and C (Bonferroni post-hoc test p < 0.01) †Significantly higher 6 MWT-distance than category C (Bonferroni post-hoc test p < 0.05).