Journal abbreviation: American journal of hygiene

The abbreviation of the journal title "American journal of hygiene" is "Am. J. Hyg.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
AmericanAm.matches the stem "america-"
journalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
hygieneHyg.matches the stem "hygien-"

About the journal

Full journal titleAmerican journal of hygiene
AbbreviationAm. J. Hyg.
ISSN (print)0096-5294

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