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Examine any abnormal x-ray of a patient diagnosed with pneumonia due to infection with Mucor. And complete the following questions below.
Critical Thinking Questions
a. Explain what Mucor is and how a patient is likely to become infected with Mucor. Describe the pathophysiologic progression of the infection into pneumonia and at least two medical/nursing interventions that would be helpful in treating the patient.
b. Examine about 4 abnormal laboratory blood test results and arterial blood gases of such patient above could have and explain each abnormality and discuss the probable causes from a pathophysiologic perspective for the four abnormal results chosen.
c. What medications and medical treatments are likely to be prescribed by any attending physician on the case of the abnormal result you chose above? List at least three medications and three treatments. Provide rationale for each of the medications and treatments you suggest.

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