Beyond clinical and cost effectiveness: how to address health equity in clinical guidelines

L. Bickerdike, E. Fields & V. Welch
Background: Inequalities in health which are both unnecessary and avoidable are termed health inequalities [ref:1]. While equalities and social value statements can be addressed in clinical guidelines alongside clinical and cost effectiveness, the implementation of this approach can be questioned[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]