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
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...
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...
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...
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...
MDTea Extra - Christian Heiss
Here is the full interview with Professor Heiss on peripheral arterial 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...