Diaper dermatitis and advances in diaper technology.

@article{Odio2000DiaperDA,
  title={Diaper dermatitis and advances in diaper technology.},
  author={Mauricio Odio and S F Friedlander},
  journal={Current opinion in pediatrics},
  year={2000},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={342-6}
}
During the last decade, a number of technological innovations in disposable diaper designs and materials have aimed at reducing dermatological problems in the diaper area. The introduction of absorbent gelling materials led to a decrease in skin overhydration and made possible a more beneficial pH in the diaper area. A retrospective evaluation of clinical studies conducted before and after the introduction of absorbent gelling materials confirms that utilization of these materials has been… CONTINUE READING