Publications

Guides

Guides are informative booklets giving practical help on aspects of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. They are size A5 and have 8 or 12 pages.

Alpha 1 Awareness UK Books

Please contact us to request a printed guide. Medical professionals may request multiple copies.

Title Purpose Format
Newly Diagnosed for people diagnosed as having AATD pdf
Living with Alpha-1 a lifestyle guide for people diagnosed as having AATD pdf
Diagnosis and Treatment for medical professionals working with people diagnosed as having AATD pdf
Alpha-1 Children for parents of children diagnosed as having AATD pdf
A Guide for Schools  for schools & other groups/organisations who look after children affected with AATD pdf

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Young Children’s Book: From A1 to ZZ

If you have an Alpha child between the ages of four and eight then you may find the booklet Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency Alphabet From A1 to ZZ a great help in explaining the condition to them. Despite the long title the booklet is easy to read and quite upbeat. It may also be helpful to non-Alpha children in explaining the illnesses of their older relatives. This is only available in print. Please contact us if you would like a copy.

For Children Aged 8 – 11: Not the Only Alpha-1

This book explains Alpha-1 to children who have progressed from the Alphabet book.  This is only available in print. Please contact us if you would like a copy.

Alpha-1 Children's Books

Information Programme (Downloads)

The Information Programme is designed to collect together useful documents in one place.

File To Download format format
Alphas Tell Their Own Stories doc pdf
Living With Alpha-1 doc pdf
Claire’s Story doc
Panniculitis (M) doc pdf
AAT Levels – what the numbers mean doc pdf
AAT Testing Methods (M) doc pdf
The Discovery of A1 Antitrypsin (M) pdf

Notes

doc signifies MicroSoft Word Document format
pdf signifies Adobe Acrobat format
(M) medical content