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REAL® Immersive System i-Series offers engaging, immersive, gaze-based apps and experiences to a broad range of care providers and mental health professionals who support people with depressed and anxious moods, pain and discomfort, loneliness and age-related challenges. REAL i-Series includes REAL Connect™, a first-to-market virtual reality communication capability that provides one-to-one real-time video and audio communication to share experiences.
REAL i-Series features apps and experiences designed to address cognition and mental well-being. REAL i-Series’ immersive content is designed to offer VR-enabled tools for cognitive activation, distraction therapy, reminiscence therapy, mindfulness therapy, and relaxation therapy.
REAL i-Series offers over 10 hours of content, including the Serene Lake™ app and 360 degree video instructor-guided and self-guided travel and nature experiences.
REAL i-Series features REAL Connect, a first-to-market advanced capability that provides one-to-one, real-time video and audio communication to help individuals build social connectedness.
Video recording used with permission. Consent on file at Penumbra, Inc. Product availability varies by country. REAL i-Series is not intended to diagnose or treat any medical condition and should not be relied on for any medical purposes. It is intended to support general wellness through immersive virtual experiences. Any health related concerns should be directed to a healthcare provider.
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REAL® Immersive System is an award-winning rehabilitation technology using virtual reality (VR) designed to empower patients with engaging therapeutic activities that offer endless possibilities.Learn More
REAL i-Series is designed for self-guided use in healthcare settings to promote health and mental well-being. The i-Series features REAL Connect™, a first of its kind in-VR visual and audio communication to build social connectedness as well as multiple apps and activities to help enhance memory, exercise mindfulness, foster relaxation, and support cognitive stimulation.Learn More
REAL® System, with its focus on patient physical, occupational, and cognitive rehabilitation, leverages extensive input from rehabilitation experts to offer multiple activities that cover a range of therapeutic areas.Learn More
Upper body rehabilitation with REAL System offers patients a variety of activities designed to strengthen upper body movement through range of motion, endurance, strengthening, and coordination to support functional tasks and activities.Learn More
Core and balance rehabilitation with REAL System aims to help patients sit up and maintain posture for an extended length of time. Activities are designed to promote postural control and stability through strength and functional-skill building exercises.Learn More
Patients with cognitive impairment may have difficulty learning new things, retaining memories, concentrating, and/or making decisions that allow for independent living. REAL System offers interactive activities that provide immediate visual feedback, which is designed to help patients monitor their progress and adjust goals accordingly.Learn More
REAL System is designed to help patients build skills to perform daily living activities such as bathing, dressing, eating, and grooming. Attention to these basic activities, which require healthy doses of practice and motivation, is essential to rehabilitation experiences designed to promote functional independence.Learn More
Virtual reality can be an effective pain distraction tool for short-term relief of both acute and chronic pain during rehabilitation. Patients may benefit from using REAL System as a pain distraction tool during their rehabilitation journeys.Learn More
REAL System offers a variety of low-key environments, each designed to help patients focus on specific therapeutic tasks as they pursue individual rehabilitation goals. The reduction or removal of certain environmental distractions can benefit rehabilitation interventions by fostering relaxation and mitigating stress.Learn More
Brandon suffered from a stroke that, among other deficits, caused right-sided weakness and speech issues. Brandon, who first started using REAL® System in October 2020, continues to use the virtual reality system as part of his regular rehabilitation efforts.Learn More
Derek suffered an Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury that caused weakness in his arm, core, and other muscle groups. Derek, who first used REAL System in August 2020, increased the use of both arms in just six weeks. He continues to use REAL System to work toward his therapy goals.Learn More
Deb had a terrifying experience while asleep; she had a stroke. Follow Deb’s rehabilitation journey and recovery process with REAL System.Learn More
Pete was in a coma for three months following a life-threatening motorcycle accident. He suffered from multiple impairments caused by strokes, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and spinal cord injury (SCI). Thanks to REAL System and the creativity of Pete’s therapist, Pete’s rehabilitation sessions have been as engaging as they are challenging.Learn More
Jasmine suffers from right spastic hemiparesis, a condition in which muscles on the upper right side are in a constant state of contraction. Since using REAL System, Jasmine has become more engaged and motivated in her course of rehabilitation therapy.Learn More
Ray started therapy after a devastating fall that affected his upper body strength, core strength, sitting balance, and overall endurance. With REAL System, Ray has improved his reach range, vertically and horizontally, as well as self-care management skills.Learn More
After a stroke, Sarah suffers from reduced hand strength and control. Using the REAL System, she enjoys relaxing activities that have helped motivate and inspire her during her recovery.Learn More
Dr. Tudor Jovin, the Chief of Neurology at Cooper University Health, discusses the effect current rehabilitation practices and new technologies like virtual reality will have on the future of patient stroke and therapy care.Learn More
Dr. Rohini Kumar, Physiatrist at Cooper University Health, provides an evidence-based review of virtual reality use in the rehabilitation space and shares her experience with REAL® System.Learn More
David E. Owens, Director of Rehabilitation Services at Cooper University Health shares his team's experiences with REAL System during occupational and physical therapy sessions.Learn More
The team at Cooper University Health discusses REAL System and their thoughts on the future of virtual reality technology in the rehabilitation space.Learn More
Research highlights the effectiveness of virtual reality (VR) in patients with chronic back pain during rehabilitation.Learn More
Research highlights the evaluation of short- and intermediate-term effects of kinematic training using virtual reality (VR) in patients with chronic neck pain.Learn More
Studies show promise for using virtual reality-enhanced rehabilitation techniques with patients who have mild TBI to create lasting positive outcomes in terms of motor and cognitive skill development and more.Learn More
Research indicates that virtual reality (VR)-based assessments used in concussion offer novel assessments.Learn More
Systematic review concludes that virtual reality (VR) represents a motivational and effective addition to traditional motor rehabilitation for MS patients.Learn More
Study results from a comparison of two physical exercise-based programs show that – in relation to Parkinson’s - virtual reality (VR) rehabilitation was more effective in improving gait, balance, upper limb function and mental well-being than conventional rehabilitation.Learn More
Virtual reality-augmented neurorehabilitation improves motor function and reduces neuropathic pain in patients with incomplete spinal cord injury (SCI). The use of virtual reality (VR) technology may lead to increased motivation and engagement.Learn More
Results from multiple studies show that virtual reality systems specifically built for stroke rehabilitation have the potential to impact recovery, body function, and activities of daily living (ADLs).Learn More
Research highlights long-term effects of vestibular rehabilitation with the use of virtual reality (VR).Learn More
REAL® Immersive System has had stand-out success in the following award categories: 2021 gold winner in Medical and Health, 2020 winner in Virtual Tech, and 2020 winner in Health & Wellness.Learn More
REAL System team supports healthcare and technology events across the country. We hope you will join us at one of our upcoming events!Learn More
Penumbra, Inc., headquartered in Alameda, California, is a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies. Penumbra designs, develops, manufactures and markets novel products and has a broad portfolio that addresses challenging medical conditions in markets with significant unmet need. Penumbra supports healthcare providers, hospitals and clinics in more than 100 countries.Learn More