Quiz for Alphas

Welcome to a Quiz for Alphas

As an individual with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, what can I do to keep myself healthier?



What should I avoid if I have Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1)?



Why should I have family members tested for Alpha-1?



What are the benefits of augmentation therapy?



How do I know if I should use oxygen?



Do you currently have regular contact with an AlphaNet Coordinator?


Quiz for Healthcare Providers

Welcome to a Quiz for Healthcare Providers

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When should you order a test for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1)?

The World Health Organization (WHO), the American Thoracic Society (ATS), the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Alpha-1 recommend that anyone diagnosed with the following disease(s) should be tested for Alpha-1:

Which is true regarding testing for Alpha-1?

When should a patient be prescribed augmentation therapy?

What should you recommend for your asymptomatic Alpha-1 patients?

What do we know about the risks to Alpha-1 carriers?