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Government or Agency Bulletins

References to bulletins published by departments or agencies of a government should include the following information, in the order indicated: (1) name of author (if given); (2) title of bulletin; (3) place of publication; (4) name of issuing bureau, agency, department, or other governmental division (note that in this position, Department should be abbreviated Dept; also note that if an author supplies US Government Printing Office as the publisher, it would be preferable to obtain the name of the issuing bureau, agency, or department, if possible); (5) date of publication; (6) page numbers, if specified; (7) publication number, if any; and (8) series number, if given.

  • 1. Johnston LD, O'Malley PM, Bachman JG. Monitoring the Future: National Survey Results on Adolescent Drug Use: Overview of Key Findings. Bethesda, MD: National Institute on Drug Abuse, US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2003.

  • 2. Health, United States, 2004. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics; 2004.

  • 3. US Department of Health and Human Services. Maternal, infant, and child health. In: Healthy People 2010. 2nd ed. Washington, DC: US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2000.

  • 4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2000. Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2001.

  • 5. Shin HB, Bruno R. Census 2000 Brief C2KBR-29: Language Use and English-Speaking Ability: 2000. Washington, DC: US Census Bureau; 2003.

  • 6. National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services. Strategic Plan for NIH Obesity Research: A Report to the NIH Obesity Research Task Force. Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health; 2004. NIH publication 04–5493.

  • 7. Central Bureau of Statistics. Statistical Year Book of Nepal 2001. Kathmandu, Nepal: Central Bureau of Statistics; 2001.

  • 8. World Health Organization. World Health Report 2002: Reducing Risk, Promoting Healthy Life. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2002.

  • 9. Commission for the Assistance of Refugees and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. The Guatemalans: A History [in Spanish]. Geneva, Switzerland: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; 2000.

  • 10. Transitional Islamic Government of Afghanistan. Afghanistan National Health Resources Assessment: Preliminary Results. Kabul: Ministry of Public Health, Transitional Islamic Government of Afghanistan; 2002.

  • 11. The Swedish Cancer Registry: Cancer Incidence in Sweden 1998. Stockholm, Sweden: National Board of Health and Welfare; 2001.

  • 12. Danish National Board of Health. Telephonic Investigation of the Sun Habits of the Danes [in Danish]. Copenhagen, Denmark: Danish National Board of Health; 2000.

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