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Slow walking speed and cardiovascular death in well functioning older adults: prospective cohort study

Julien Dumurgier, Alexis Elbaz, Pierre Ducimetière, Béatrice Tavernier, Annick Alpérovitch, Christophe Tzourio

Fig 1 Kaplan-Meier estimates of cumulative incidence of death according to thirds of walking speed, overall and by cause of death. Cut offs (tertiles) for definition of thirds of walking speed were ≤1.50 m/s, 1.51-1.84 m/s, and ≥1.85 m/s for men and ≤1.35 m/s, 1.36-1.50 m/s, and >1.50 m/s for women