Inside Medical Nutrition

by Nestlé Health Science

In this podcast for healthcare professionals, powered by Nestlé Health Science, our host Dr Linia Patel explores an array of medical nutrition topics with our expert guest speakers. Whether you’re interested in optimising dysphagia management, navigating the blended diets trend in enteral nutrition, or hearing real life experiences from your peers, you’re in the right place. Switch on, tune in, and dive deeper Inside Medical Nu... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E06 - A multi-disciplinary team approach to dysphagia management

    S01 E06 - A multi-disciplinary team approach to dysphagia management

    In this episode, we will be discussing the importance of a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) in the management of dysphagia, with independent Speech & Language Therapist, Sandra Robinson & Freelance Dietitian, Caroline Hill. M...

    33:59
  • S01 E05 - Supporting tube fed blended diets with a multi-disciplinary team approach

    S01 E05 - Supporting tube fed blended diets with a multi-disciplinary team approach

    Once the decision has been made to start a child on a blended diet, it’s never the dietitian alone who is responsible for supporting this. The entire multi-disciplinary team needs to be aligned and working closely together to help...

    36:44
  • S01 E04 - Managing tube fed blended diets in schools

    S01 E04 - Managing tube fed blended diets in schools

    What happens when children who are on a blended diet go to school? How do children and families manage this? Carol Baguley, Advanced Specialist Paediatric Dietitian from Chailey School, talks to Linia about the practicalities of m...

    29:41
  • S01 E03 - Are tube fed blended diets well tolerated?

    S01 E03 - Are tube fed blended diets well tolerated?

    More and more parents and carers are asking their dietitians about blended diets. Blending real food to use as an enteral feed through a tube is becoming more widely accepted as a positive way of feeding. Children generally do muc...

    39:07
  • S01 E02 - Managing a tube fed blended diet caseload – a Dietitian's perspective

    S01 E02 - Managing a tube fed blended diet caseload – a Dietitian's perspective

    In this episode Specialist Paediatric Dietitian, Cath Fogarty, discusses blended diets for enterally fed children and how dietitians can best manage these patients and their time. Cath gives us some insider tips on how she manages...

    34:40