Karuna Labs works with providers to demonstrate outcomes in a distributed research platform. We work with clinicians from UCLA, Stanford, UCSF, and other established academic institutions to deliver the most effective application for chronic pain.
Meet our Partners
Karuna Labs Inc. partners with a number of world renowed experts in physical medicine and rehabilitaion, cognitive neuroscience, pain psychology, physical therapy, and virtual reality technology.
Function Restoration Programs, Private pay pain clinics, Biofeedback clinics, and Physical Therapy Offices.
- Cognitive Neuroscience research pain perception and virtual body ownership
- Pediatric pain study on individuals with CRPS
- Clinical trial on central pain patients in functional restoration program
Two Virtual Reality Pilot Studies for the Treatment of Pediatric CRPS – http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/pme.12755/abstract
Classical conditioning of analgesic and hyperalgesic pain responses without conscious awareness – http://www.pnas.org/content/112/25/7863.full
Therapeutic Neuroscience The clinical application of teaching people about pain – http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09593985.2016.1194652
Chronic Pain Applications for VR Beyond Distraction: Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy as Treatment for Pain‐Related Fear and Disability in Chronic Pain https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jabr.12021
Graded Motor Imagery The Effects of Graded Motor Imagery and Its Components on Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis http://www.jpain.org/article/S1526-5900(12)00809-7/fulltext
Chau B, Phelan I, Ta P, Humbert S, Hata J, Tran D. Immersive Virtual Reality Therapy with Myoelectric Control for Treatment-resistant Phantom Limb Pain: Case Report. Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience. 2017;14(7-8):3-7. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5880370/