TableĀ 4

Top five barriers and facilitators perceived by managerial and acting champions

Type of championBarriersFacilitators
Managerial champion
  1. Difficulty in interdisciplinary collaboration

  2. Lack of equipment with an auto-feedback function

  3. Lack of awareness and agreement with guidelines

  4. Low medical treatment fees

  5. High cost of cooling equipment and supplies

  1. Collaborative and supportive hospital culture

  2. Educational activities

  3. Publicity for successfully treated cases

  4. Passion and efforts of champions

  5. Cooling equipment with an auto-feedback function

Acting champion
  1. High workload demands

  2. Lack of equipment with an auto-feedback function

  3. Difficulty in interdisciplinary collaboration

  4. Lack of interprofessional education

  5. High cost of cooling equipment and supplies

  1. Cooling equipment with an auto-feedback function

  2. Publicity for successfully treated cases

  3. Educational activities

  4. Passion and efforts of champions

  5. Collaborative and supportive hospital culture