Donald P. Fischer

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This paper reports the results of research and analysis undertaken by Census Bureau staff. It has undergone a more limited review than official Census Bureau publications. This report is released to inform interested parties of research and to encourage discussion. The authors thank Abstract The American Community Survey is a new survey that collects(More)
Forward This Final Report Action & Plan is the result of a year-long collaborative effort on data and information collection as well as a national and international dialogue on language needs and capacity in the United States and other predominantly English-speaking countries (PESC). This work resulted in a White Paper, " Languages for All? " and an(More)
potentials and twitch force were measured in muscle strips obtained from patients and controls. Of the 36 patients, 25 presented with chronic muscle weakness of varying degrees, up to wheelchair-dependence. The weakness was associated with intracellular Na + overload and edema. Older patients revealed a vacuolar myopathy or a progressive muscular dystrophy.(More)
1 reports the general results of research undertaken by Census Bureau staff. The views expressed are attributable to the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Census Bureau. 1. INTRODUCTION The Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) is a complex survey conducted by the Census Bureau to provide information for federal policy makers(More)
The weights of 94 human pineal glands were submitted a 3-day-fixation in 10 per cent neutralized formalin, resulting in a loss in weight in one half of the pineal glands and in an increase in weight in the other. After fixation of 4 weeks the difference between actual and initial weight had diminished, only 10.6 per cent of the pineal glands showed a(More)
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