05462541 is referenced by 109 patents and cites 111 patents.

A diaper or absorbent article comprising a topsheet, a backsheet, an absorbent between the topsheet and backsheet, and an elevating device for spacing the topsheet above the absorbent to form a pocket-like shape. The topsheet can have an opening and the absorbent can have a hole therein, both of which receive and isolate waste material from the wearer.

Title
Pocket-like diaper or absorbent article
Application Number
612168
Publication Number
5462541
Application Date
August 18, 1993
Publication Date
October 31, 1995
Inventor
Christine A Rasmussen
Medford
WI, US
Georgia L Zehner
Larsen
WI, US
Duane G Uitenbroek
Little Chute
WI, US
John P Vukos
Neenah
WI, US
Paulette M Rosch
Sherwood
WI, US
Mary A Bruemmer
Appleton
WI, US
Agent
John R Schenian
Thomas J Mielke
Douglas L Miller
Assignee
Kimberly Clark Corporation
WI, US
IPC
A61F 13/15
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