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1. (WO2017151712) DIAPER PRODUCT ADAPTED FOR COLLECTION OF URINE SAMPLE FROM AN INFANT

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/151712    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/020101
Publication Date: Sat Sep 09 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Thu Mar 02 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A61F 13/532
A61B 10/00
A61F 5/44
A61F 13/42
A61F 13/53
Applicants: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Inventors: BARNHORST, Jacob, Alan
NISHIKAWA, Masaharu
HAMMONS, John, Lee
Title: DIAPER PRODUCT ADAPTED FOR COLLECTION OF URINE SAMPLE FROM AN INFANT
Abstract:
A disposable diaper product useful for collecting a urine sample from an infant is disclosed. In one example the product may have a liquid control structure overlying a liquid impermeable bacsksheet, with a plan surface area defining a volume coextensive therewith, wherein a portion of the volume defined by at least 50 percent of the plan surface area contains no more than 50 percent by weight absorbent material. In another example the product may have a liquid control structure overlying a liquid impermeable backsheet, and have an average Liquid Release Ratio of at least 3 percent. A method for collecting a urine sample from an infant is also disclosed, in which a diaper is used for collection.