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Table 6 Use of equity filters in systematic reviews

From: Development and validation of a search filter to identify equity-focused studies: reducing the number needed to screen

  Year of publication
2014 2015 2016 2017 All years
Systematic reviews identified, N 27 45 28 18 118
Systematic reviews that did not use an equity filter, n (%) 6 (22.2) 10 (22.2) 5 (17.9) 1 (5.5) 22 (18.6)