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Table 1 CFIR Categories and Definitions [24]

From: Evaluating the implementation of a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease management program using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research: a case study

CFIR Category Definition
Intervention Characteristics The features of an intervention that might influence implementation. Eight constructs are included in intervention characteristics.
Outer Setting The features of the external context or environment that might influence implementation. Four constructs are included in outer setting.
Inner Setting The features of the implementing organization that might influence implementation. Twelve constructs are included in inner setting.
Characteristics of Individuals Characteristics of individuals who are involved in implementation that might influence the implementation. Five constructs are related to this category.
Process Strategies or tactics that might influence implementation. Eight constructs are related to implementation process.