{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An NP's Guide to Diagnosing and Treating Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of AAT deficiency, including guidance for recognizing symptoms, diagnosing the disease, and directing treatment.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the pathophysiology and the patient demographics of AAT deficiency.
  2. Outline the clinical manifestations of and diagnostic methods for AAT deficiency.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: NP0419B
Published: Apr 2019
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Judith A. Newell, FNP-BC; Christine Donahue, MSN, NP; and D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP