[Anorexia and refusal to eat in the elderly].

  title={[Anorexia and refusal to eat in the elderly].},
  author={Cyril Hazif-Thomas and Philippe Thomas},
  journal={Soins. Gerontologie},
The question of the links between anorexia and the refusal to eat in the elderly is often the cause of major difficulties with regard to therapeutic strategies within caregiving teams. Likewise, few studies have been carried out into the diachronic links between teenage anorexia and that of the elderly. The role of the multi-disciplinary team is essential.