• The FCE is a very comprehensive series of tests, which will take between 3 and 4 hours.It is very important that you arrive on time.
  • Please avoid drinking any beverages containing caffeine (coffee, tea, soft drinks, energy drinks) the morning of the assessment. You may eat normally.
  • Please avoid taking pain medications the day of the assessment.
  • You may take any other medications you normally take for other medical conditions (blood pressure, diabetes, etc.).
  • Dress in comfortable clothing that allows you to move as much as possible.
  • Wear athletic shoes if possible. If you do not own athletic shoes, please wear shoes that allow for walking (no open-toed shoes or heels).