Podcast Review: Lets Respect – Delirium

There is a really good podcast on Delirium at the National Mental Health Unit Development Unit. Professor Alisdair McLullich is a geriatrician who informs the audience about important aspects of delirium. The picture and audio quality are very good and the interviewer and Professor McLullich produce an engaging and very informative video. He emphasise the large proportion of patients with delirium according to the population in question – particularly high in acute older adult wards and ITU. The issues of diagnosis, risk of subsequent or concurrent dementia and quality indicators for management are all important areas that are highlighted here and this video could be usefully considered by those organising teaching in relevant areas.

Call for Authors: If you are interested in writing an article or series of articles for this blog please write to the e-mail address below. Copyright can be retained. Index: An index of the site can be found here. The page contains links to all of the articles in the blog in chronological order. Twitter: You can follow ‘The Amazing World of Psychiatry’ Twitter by clicking on this link. Podcast: You can listen to this post on Odiogo by clicking on this link (there may be a small delay between publishing of the blog article and the availability of the podcast). It is available for a limited period. TAWOP Channel: You can follow the TAWOP Channel on YouTube by clicking on this link. Responses: If you have any comments, you can leave them below or alternatively e-mail justinmarley17@yahoo.co.uk. Disclaimer: The comments made here represent the opinions of the author and do not represent the profession or any body/organisation. The comments made here are not meant as a source of medical advice and those seeking medical advice are advised to consult with their own doctor. The author is not responsible for the contents of any external sites that are linked to in this blog.

2 thoughts on “Podcast Review: Lets Respect – Delirium

  1. Pingback: Video Review: Lets Respect « The Amazing World of Psychiatry: A Psychiatry Blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s