Nursing Student Class Projects (Formerly MSN)

Academic Term

Summer 2021

Document Type


Course Number

NURS 6810

Course Name

Advanced Pathophysiology for the Advanced Practice Nurse

Professor’s Name

Dr. Butz & Dr. Chovan


Coccidiodomycosis, Fungal, Respiratory, Coccidiodes, Infection, Awareness

Subject Categories

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.

Licensing Permission

Copyright, all rights reserved. Fair Use



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