40 episodes

CotEcast (Care of the Elderly podcast) is for clinicians who look after older patients. Entertaining discussion, debate, analysis and interviews related to Geriatric and General Medicine.

Produced by AEME, the Association for Elderly Medicine Education.

Presented by Dr Mark Garside & Dr Peter Brock

CotEcast Association for Elderly Medicine Education

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 5 Ratings

CotEcast (Care of the Elderly podcast) is for clinicians who look after older patients. Entertaining discussion, debate, analysis and interviews related to Geriatric and General Medicine.

Produced by AEME, the Association for Elderly Medicine Education.

Presented by Dr Mark Garside & Dr Peter Brock

    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 14

    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 14

    Welcome to the fourteenth episode in the "What we've learnt this week..." series. These are short 15 minute or so podcasts where we discuss topics we have encountered in the preceding weeks; whether it be on the wards, in a journal, at teaching or even on Twitter!
    Join Christina, Dilani, Emma and Hannah this week as they discuss an unusual cause of medication related hypernatraemia, CT head scans as part of delirium work up, FRAX and progressive supranuclear palsy. 
    Useful links this week: 
    FRAX: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/FRAX/
    Sign Guideline 157: https://www.sign.ac.uk/media/1423/sign157.pdf
    PSP Association: https://pspassociation.org.uk/information-and-support/what-is-psp/
     

    • 13 min
    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 13

    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 13

    Welcome back to CotEcast! Having had a little break from recording due to Covid-19 the AEME gang are back with the thirteenth episode in the “What we’ve learnt this week…” series.

    This week Chris, Christina, Dilani, Hannah and Emma discuss tips for assessing and managing delirium in inpatient and patients at the end of life; serotonin syndrome; stroke myth busting and highlighting how our elderly patients often have atypical presentations. 

    • 24 min
    AEME's top tips for new doctors

    AEME's top tips for new doctors

    Christina, Dilani, Emma and Hannah get together this week to talk about their top tips for the new doctors! 

    • 16 min
    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 12

    "What we've learnt this week...." Episode 12

    Welcome to the twelfth episode in the "What we've learnt this week..." series. These are short 15 minute or so podcasts where we discuss topics we have encountered in the preceding weeks; whether it be on the wards, in a journal, at teaching or even on Twitter!




    This week Chris, Christina, Dilani, Hannah and Emma discuss clues pointing to malabsorptive syndromes, the MUST score, the HALT-IT trial, the short-comings of an erect chest xray and alcohol histories in our older patients! 

    • 16 min
    CotEcast Reflections on Covid-19

    CotEcast Reflections on Covid-19

    Emma, Christina and Dilani are back to reflect on some of the learning points they have taken from away looking after older people during the Covid-19 pandemic

    • 16 min
    "What we've learnt this week..." Episode 11

    "What we've learnt this week..." Episode 11

    Welcome to the eleventh episode in the "What we've learnt this week..." series. These are short 15 minute or so podcasts where we discuss topics we have encountered in the preceding weeks; whether it be on the wards, in a journal, at teaching or even on Twitter!

    This week Nick, Christina and Emma discuss causes of vertigo, how to correctly take a bisphosphonate, managing diabetes at the end of life and restless leg syndrome.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

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flo_alexandra ,

Thank You!

I’m a 5th year interested in COTE and your podcast has been so helpful! Really applicable and interesting topics - and you speak in a way that is neither patronising nor too advance - I feel like I’m gaining more experience that will help me as an F1! thank you so much!!!

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