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Table 6 Procedures Recommended During Long-term Care for HAE Patients

From: WAO Guideline for the Management of Hereditary Angioedema

Procedures Timing
Develop action plan When diagnosed and reviewed annually
Provide with HAE emergency card When diagnosed and reviewed annually
Provide with 2 doses of on demand therapy When diagnosed
Screen family When diagnosed
Hepatitis C, B and HIV screening When diagnosed and annually if receiving blood products
Hepatitis A and B vaccine When diagnosed
Assessment by an HAE specialist Annually
Influenza vaccine Annually
If long term androgens are used  
   LFT, CBC, LP, UA At start and every 6 mo
   Assess cardiac risk factors At start and every 6 mo
   Ultrasound liver At start and every 12 mo
  1. CBC, complete blood count; HIV, human immunodeficiency virus; LFT, liver function tests; LP, lipid profile; UA, urine analysis.