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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Barriers and facilitators to early rehabilitation in mechanically ventilated patients—a theory-driven interview study

   Frequency (N = 40)
Professional group Rehabilitation professional 10
Nurse 10
Respiratory therapist 10
Physician 10
Professional leadership role Yes 18
No 22
Country of employment Canada 23
USA 17
Type of institution Academic health sciences center 25
Community teaching hospital 10
Community non-teaching hospital 5
Number of ICU beds < 10 3
10–20 10
21–50 14
> 50 13
Years since graduation ≤ 5 8
6–10 10
> 10 22
Years of ICU experience ≤ 5 10
6–10 11
> 10 19