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ReLab: VR tele-rehabilitation solution

Keywords: telerehabilitation, Virtual Reality (VR)
Tech4Care (Italy)
Digital solution and service (e.g. application/digital health portal/platform/AI based system/etc.)
Short description
An innovation to create and organise customised telerehabilitation activities and to monitor patients, done through gaming strategies via virtual reality (VR) technologies. Aims at supporting cognitively and phisically those in need of rehabilitation.
Contribution to citizen empowerment
A variety of exercises are provided for a customized medical platform for the patients, to provide live monitoring of health data for the clinicians, and to allow communication between patients and doctors
Proof of concept is available: it works in a test setting and the potential end-users are positive about the concept 
Geographical scope
Not specified, but the digital app is created for the cognitive and physical support of those goign through rehabilitation., It can be used across the whole country (Italy). Headquarters are in Ancona. It could be applied in other countries with adaptations
English and Italian
Submitted in other database or repository of digital health resources that is publicly available

Additional information

to clinicians / care practitioners
Health data analytics (Artificial Intelligence/algorithm development and calibration/machine learning/risk stratification tools/etc.)
Care pathway tracking and adherence
to patients / citizens
Remote monitoring apps/health outcomes tracking
Telehealth and telemedicine
Home care
Teleconsultation, customised rehabilitation schedules and exercises
Primary target patient group (age)
Older adults (65+)
Addressed prevention area(s)
Fitness and physical activity
Rehabilitation through VR gaming
Use case and care pathway positioning
Ready to be transferred to
Transferability has not been considered in a systematic way.
Plans for cross-border implementation
Have not been considered and will not be developed in the near future