How effects on health equity are assessed in systematic reviews of interventions

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Welch, V; Tugwell, P; Petticrew, M; de Montigny, J; Ueffing, E; Kristjansson, B; McGowan, J; Jandu, MB; Wells, GA; Brand, K; Smylie, J;
  • Publisher: Cochrane Collaboration

Background Enhancing health equity has now achieved international political importance with endorsement from the World Health Assembly in 2009. The failure of systematic reviews to consider effects on health equity is cited by decision-makers as a limitation to their ab... View more
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