Trademark owners must aggressively protect them to keep them from falling into the public domain and losing trademark protection. In AHRQ publications, use the trademark symbols on first mention in each chapter.
The following are AHRQ trademarks:
- Evidence-based Practice Center Program®
- National Guideline ClearinghouseTM
- National Quality Measures ClearinghouseTM
- Quality IndicatorsTM
- Surveys on Patient Safety CultureTM
- Systematic Review Data RepositoryTM