First of all, your patient choose the right size. Adult diapers are sized S (50-80 cm), M (70-110 cm), L (100-150 cm) and XL (120-164 cm). Do not buy diapers of a larger size, as they will not provide the best protection against leakage. On the contrary, only tight to the body in the waist and groin diapers are able to guarantee a high degree of security.
Size is also important for people suffering from varying degrees of incontinence. If you are using daily diapers, you strive not only to absolute protection against leakage, but also to the fact that hygiene was not noticeable under clothing. Correctly matched to the anatomical shape of the diapers ensures comfort in use.
Pay attention to the design of the diaper. It should have a elastic waistband that prevents the leaking of urine in the lower back, reusable Velcro that securely holds the diaper, the elastic in the groin area.
The most convenient to use diapers that have the indicator fluid on the front surface, which allows to determine changing a diaper is changed the color.
Carefully read the characteristics of the material from which the protective layer of the diaper. The most reliable is the double absorbent layer with superabsorbent that turns liquid into gel, leaving the area fit the body to the diaper dry, delaying the unpleasant smell.
Diapers must ensure free circulation of air, so the polymeric material from which is made the means of hygiene, the inside needs to be divided into segments.
When buying diapers please note the date of manufacture. The average shelf life of any of nappies is around two years. Do not select diapers, if the date is close to expiration. Check the integrity of the packaging, because if it is violated, not excluded the option of filling the diapers with excessive humidity.