To assure the integrity of information on this
server, we reserve the right to monitor system access if malicious
actions are taken to disable our on-line services or intentionally gain
unauthorized access to NIH systems.
Most of the information at this site is
in the public domain. Unless stated otherwise, documents and files on
NIH web servers can be freely downloaded and reproduced. Most documents
on this server are sponsored by the NIH; however, you may encounter
documents that were sponsored along with private companies and other
organizations. Other parties may retain all rights to publish or
reproduce these documents or to allow others to do so. Some documents
available from this server may be protected under the U. S. and foreign
Copyright laws. Permission to reproduce these documents may be
Disclaimer of Endorsement
NIH does not endorse or recommend any
commercial products, processes, or services. The views and opinions of
authors expressed on NIH web sites do not necessarily state or reflect
those of the U.S. Government, and they may not be used for advertising
or product endorsement purposes.
- External Links
Some NIH sites may provide links to
other Internet sites only for the convenience of World Wide Web users.
NIH is not responsible for the availability or content of these external
sites, nor does NIH endorse, warrant or guarantee the products, services
or information described or offered at these other Internet sites.
Disclaimer of Liability
For documents available from this
server, the U.S. Government does not warrant or assume any legal
liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or
usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed.
Of the information we learn about you from your visit to "oma.od.nih.gov," we store only the following: the domain name from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the web site from which you direct-linked to our site. This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you.
When inquiries are E-mailed to us, we store the question and the E-mail address information so that we can respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by statute, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our web site. We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you chose to provide such information to us.
Questions about NIH privacy policies should be sent to the NIH Privacy Act Officer.