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Table 2 List of themes for barriers and facilitators of NACS implementation

From: Barriers and facilitators of nutrition assessment, counseling, and support for tuberculosis patients: a qualitative study

Levels Themes
Barriers Facilitators
Organization • Suboptimal nutritional supply
• Lack of supportive supervision
• Lack of enough workforce
• Staff turn-over
• Sudden withdrawal of partners
• The weak link with social service
• Training
• Availability of measurement and education tools
• Inclusion of nutrition indicators in the TB register
• Collaborating partners
Care providers • Lack of commitment  
Patients • Socioeconomic status of patients
• Sharing and selling of supply
• Perceived improved status
• Perceived stigma
• Motivation to know their status