Evidence for Equity

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Evidence for Equity (E4E) is a collection of user-friendly summaries of systematic reviews, with a focus on whether the may reduce health inequities.



Reducing inequitable differences in health outcomes in the treatment of arthritis

New project funded!

The objective of this project is to develop a minimum of 20 equity-focused evidence summaries on effective interventions for treating osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis to increase the use of highquality evidence in decision-making.

Specific Objectives: 

  1. Identify and prioritize existing, high quality systematic reviews of effective interventions for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis 
  2. Retrieve the primary studies included within the identified and prioritized systematic reviews 
  3. Extract data related to inequitable differences in health outcomes from the reviews and each primary study 
  4. Assess and synthesize the evidence related to inequitable differences in health outcomes. 
  5. Develop equity-focused summaries of effective interventions for rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis

Want to get involved? Contact Lara or Jennifer to find out more.