Advanced Pathophysiology for the Advanced Practice Nurse
Dr. Butz & Dr. Chovan
Coccidiodomycosis, Fungal, Respiratory, Coccidiodes, Infection, Awareness
Immunology and Infectious Disease | Medicine and Health Sciences | Nursing
The overall purpose of this poster is to describe the fungal infection, Coccidioidomycosis, and bring awareness to this infection. The poster describes the history of the infection, pathophysiology, risk factors, and clinical presentation. Diagnosis, treatment, and complications of coccidioidomycosis are also addressed. The poster discusses the implications for nursing practice, information about the search for a vaccine, and comparisons of coccidioidomycosis and Covid-19. Finally, the conclusion discusses the key points within the poster and the importance of prompt and accurate diagnosis.
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Dzialowski, Kelly, "Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) Awareness" (2021). Nursing Student Class Projects (Formerly MSN). 484.