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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
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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