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A Terminal Question – Robert Radocy and Ronald Dick, Orthotics and Prosthetics, Vol 35, No. 1, pp1-6 March 1981

An Alternative Approach to Fitting Partial Hand Amputees – Russell D. Brown, Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics Spring, Vol 38, No. 1, pp64-67, Spring 1984

Voluntary Closing Control: A Successful New Design Approach to an Old Concept – Bob Radocy, Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics, Vol 10, No. 2, pp82-86, Spring 1988

Technical Note: An Alternative Design for a High Performance Below-Elbow Prosthesis – Robert Radocy and Randall D. Brown, Orthotics and Prosthetics, Vol 40, No.3, pp43-47, 1986

Voluntary Terminal Device in Juvenile Amputees – A. Lesswing and Debbie Snow, JACPOC (Abstract), Vol 21, No. 2, Summer 1986

Upper-Extremity Prosthetics: Considerations and Designs for Sports and Recreation – Bob Radocy, Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics, Vol 11, No. 3, pp131-153, 1987

Prosthetic Training of a Three-Year-Old Acquired Quadrimembral Amputee – Roberta Kuchler-O’Shea and Marcia Schwarz, JACPOC, Vol 22, No. 4, Winter 1987

Clinical Evaluation of a Voluntary-Closing Terminal Device for Below-Elbow Amputees – Robin C. Crandall and Donabelle Hansen, JACPOC, Vol 24, No. 4, Winter 1989

Prosthetic Control Biomechanics and Voluntary Closing Prehensors: Technical Note – Bob Radocy, JACPOC Vol 25, No. 1, Spring 1990

Transition from a Voluntary Opening to a Voluntary Closing Terminal Device: Case Report – Sharon L. Greenberg, Brian J. Dudgeon, Arlene K. Libby, and Kenneth M. Jaffe, JACPOC, Vol 25, No. 1, Spring 1990

Mechanical Work Efficiencies of body-Powered Prehensors for Young Children – Maurice Leblanc, Yoshio Setoguchi, Julie Shaperman, and Lawrence Carlson, JACPOC, Vol 27, No. 3, Winter 1992
Clinical Evaluation of a Body Powered Voluntary Closing Terminal Device in the Above Elbow Amputee – R. Crandall, JACPOC (Abstract) 1994

A High-Performance, Variable-Suspension, Transradial (Below-Elbow) Prosthesis – Robert Radocy and William D. Beiswenger, JPO Vol 7, No. 2, Spring 1995
Efficiency of Prosthetic Cable and Housing – Lawrence E. Carlson, Bradley D. Veatch, Daniel D. Frey, JPO, Vol 7, No. 3, Summer 1995

Is body powered operation of upper limb prostheses feasible for young limb deficient children? – J. Shaperman, M. Leblanc, Y. Setoguchi, and D.R. McNeal, P&O International, 19, pp165-175, 1995
Efficiency of voluntary closing hand and hook prostheses – Gerwin Smit & Dick Plettenburg, Prosthetics and Orthotics International, December 2010; 34(4): 411-427

Informational/Popular


Robert Radocy Picks Up The Pieces – Mimi Swartz, Esquire, 1984 Register

Bow Modifications for Amputees – Bob Radocy, Archery World, Feb. 1987

Pumping Iron With Upper Limb Amputations – Bob Radocy and William Beiswenger, Palaestra, Vol 10, No. 3, 1994

Are You Properly Armed? – Bob Radocy, Rocky Mountain Bowhunter, Sept/Oct. 1995

Helping the Disabled Sportsman – Marilyn Stone, Petersen’s Shot Business, August 1998

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