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Memphis, Tenn., July 11, 1899.
To the Editor.
—In answer to the letter of Dr. W. H. DeWitt of Cincinnati (Journal, June 17, p. 1378), I would say that the "cotton capsule" is a well-known and much-used expedient for getting gastric juice. It was first used, I believe, by Max Einhorn.
Krauss W. A Novel Device.. JAMA. 1899;XXXIII(4):214. doi:10.1001/jama.1899.02450560034005
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