Letters, Aug. 12, 1935

Adrenalin & Cortin Sirs: In TIME, July 29, Medicine, you have an article on ''Cortin for Glaucoma." . . , I have been practicing ophthalmology since October 1902 and am one of the Professors of Diseases of the Eye in the Graduate School of Medicine in the University of Pennsylvania. I have a great many people afflicted with glaucoma under my care, and you have no idea the harm such an article does. . . .

Adrenalin has been used in glaucoma for at least 20 years and in acute elevation of intra ocular pressure...

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