Free Online Course
At least 100,000 Americans have Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1). Up to 3% of all people diagnosed with COPD may have undetected Alpha-1. As a nurse practitioner, you can play an important role in the identification and treatment of this genetic condition.
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Beyond Bronchodilation: Improving Outcomes in COPD
Access this course on Alpha-1 and COPD given by Franck Rahahgi, MD by clicking here.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- Discuss the pathophysiology of AATD and its impact on COPD risk
- Utilize and interpret laboratory test results for AATD
- Integrate practical guidelines to enhance detection and treatment of AATD in clinical practice
- Devise management plans for AATD that incorporate the latest guideline recommendations
Additional CRCE credit course offered by the AARC
Please check back soon or you can obtain credits by attending an Alpha-1 Education Day.