Episode 81 with Nadia Dembsky [Chilblains and ‘COVID Toes’]

Episode 81 with Nadia Dembsky [Chilblains and ‘COVID Toes’]

The second part of our chilblains double-header focused on these skin manifestations alongside the current global pandemic, specifically the chilblains (ie COVID toes), and what the changing and emerging evidence is telling us (currently). We were joined by Nadia Dembskey, who obtained her Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Johannesburg, sits on the […]

Episode 80 with Joseph Frenkel [Chilblains]

Episode 80 with Joseph Frenkel [Chilblains]

In this episode we were joined by the Podiatrist, Joseph Frenkel. Joseph has 15 years clinical experience, a professional diploma in Dermatology and a Masters degree in Wound Healing & Tissue Repair. In this episode he was kind enough to walk us through everything we need to know about Chilblains, including the pathophysiology, the clinical […]

Episode 44 with Annette Davis [Footwear and Falls]

Episode 44 with Annette Davis [Footwear and Falls]

In this episode we talked with Annette Davis and discussed what the evidence tells us (and doesn’t tell us) about footwear and falls, explains the role of the Podiatrist in screening for falls risk and how to communicate effectively regarding this (making a reasonably solid case for all individuals of a certain age to be […]

Episode 37 with David Armstrong [The Diabetic Foot]

Episode 37 with David Armstrong [The Diabetic Foot]

In this episode we welcomed Dr David Armstrong, DPM, PhD and we talked about how the worlds diabetic population is third only to China and India, and that during the length of this episode alone 198 amputations would have occured worldwide, and 565 people would have died from complications associated with Diabetes. We talk about […]

Episode 14: Peta Tehan and Martin Fox [Vascular]

Episode 14: Peta Tehan and Martin Fox [Vascular]

In this episode we squeeze some real vascular gems out of Martin and Peta, and talk about what a vascular assessment should look like, the importance of doppler use (and common mistakes made), we listen to some doppler waveforms live (and appreciate how relying on our ears alone may not be ideal), and identify the […]