Improving Screening and Early Diagnosis of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (AATD): Why Is the Unacceptable, Acceptable?
• Employ strategies to improve awareness, detection, and management of AATD
• Implement evidence-based strategies to screen and test patients for AATD
• Discuss benefits of earlier institution of AAT augmentation therapy to slow the progression of comorbidities in affected individuals
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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