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?