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Table 1 Framework of interventional activity with the timeline

From: Can a multicomponent multidisciplinary implementation package change physicians’ and nurses’ perceptions and practices regarding thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke? An exploratory analysis of a cluster-randomized trial

Aug–Sep 2013

Sep 2013

Oct 2013

Jan–Dec 2014

March–Nov 2014

March–Nov 2014

March–Dec 2014

Meeting dates not on fixed period

Oct 2014

Executive buy-in (calls or visits)

Pre-workshop site meetings

Workshop 1

Online training modules

Bi-monthly teleconferences

Quarterly feedback on thrombolysis

Regular case monitoring

Site-based working group meetings

Workshop 2


1. Situational analysis

2. Executive buy-in

3. Preliminary target setting

1. Goals and target setting

2. Review of current thrombolysis rate

3. Situational analysis

4. Barriers and solutions

5. Forming a site working group

1. Competency-based assessments

2. Clinical decision-making skills

3. Eligibility criteria for stroke thrombolysis

1. Intrahospital collaboration

2. Barriers and solutions

1. Motivation

2. Tracking against targets

3. Feedback

1. Motivation

2. Case review

3. Training update

4. Site update

1. Multidisciplinary collaboration within the hospital

2. Case reviews

Target settings

3. Barriers and solutions

1. Review of current and new goals

2. Sustainability of change achieved

3. Planning for the future