Fungal Disease

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the anatomy and physiology of fungi as a class of potential pathogens.
  • Describe the epidemiology of major fungal pathogens.
  • Recognize patients at risk for serious fungal infections.
  • Recognize clinical syndromes associated with common fungal infections.
  • Synthesize an approach to diagnosis of fungal diseases.
  • Synthesize an approach to prevention and treatment of fungal diseases.
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Before the Session

Read the background material

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In-class Session

Readiness Assessment Quiz

Team-Based Questions