93 episodes

A free open access series of podcasts for all healthcare professionals working with older adults. We will present the evidence base, recent advances and established best practice / wisdom in healthcare for older adults. Each episode reviews an aspect of caring for older adults from the perspective of our MDT faculty. A BigFings Media Production - www.bigfings.com

The MDTea Podcast The Hearing Aid Podcasts

    • Arts
    • 4.9, 61 Ratings

A free open access series of podcasts for all healthcare professionals working with older adults. We will present the evidence base, recent advances and established best practice / wisdom in healthcare for older adults. Each episode reviews an aspect of caring for older adults from the perspective of our MDT faculty. A BigFings Media Production - www.bigfings.com

    S9 E6 - Music and Dementia

    S9 E6 - Music and Dementia

    We are joined in the studio by Grace Meadows, programme director of Music for Dementia 2020, to discuss the ways in which music can benefit people living with dementia and their caregivers. Show notes are available to view and download at...

    • 58 min
    S9 E5 - Poverty In Older Age

    S9 E5 - Poverty In Older Age

    Poverty affects a significant number of older people in the UK and the underlying causes are complex in this group.Show notes are available to view and download at www.thehearingaidpodcasts.org.uk for more detail and curriculum mapping against...

    • 29 min
    S9 E4 - Parkinson's: Non-motor Symptoms

    S9 E4 - Parkinson's: Non-motor Symptoms

    Most people are familiar with the motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease, but less so with the non-motor symptoms. Join us as we explore what they are and how they affect people living with Parkinson's. Show notes are available to view and download at...

    • 40 min
    S9 E3 - Age-friendly Housing Adaptations

    S9 E3 - Age-friendly Housing Adaptations

    This week we are talking about the various ways in which a home can be adapted to better suit the needs of an older person with mobility issues, cognitive impairment or difficulty with activities of daily living. Show notes are available to view and...

    • 27 min
    MDTea Extra - Christian Heiss

    MDTea Extra - Christian Heiss

    Here is the full interview with Professor Heiss on peripheral arterial disease.

    • 23 min
    S9 E2 - Peripheral Vascular Disease

    S9 E2 - Peripheral Vascular Disease

    In this episode we are discussing the surprisingly broad topic of peripheral vascular disease, with a focus on lower limb arterial disease, which can have a significant impact on quality of life and functional ability. Show notes are available to view...

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
61 Ratings

61 Ratings

Doctor230 ,

Fantastic

As a GP who has just joined our Frailty Team this podcast has taught me so much. Thank you ☺️

peaceanddoug ,

Great

Interesting and instructive. Only listened to see and treat at home episode so far. Did think it was a shame you didn’t seem to have any GPs on this episode. The bit about GPs getting urine dip results from family members and just dishing out antibiotics made me groan.

Doctor-woman ,

5/5

Brilliant podcasts . I would recommend it to anyone who has to deal with elderly patients. Extremely useful, cover wide range of topics . Easy to follow . I listen to it when commute .

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