Trauma High-Yield Topics

Number of times each topic has been tested on the OITE exam since 2004.

# Topic Questions
1 Ankle Fractures 55
2 Femoral Shaft Fractures 44
3 Tibia Shaft Fractures 42
4 Acetabular Fractures 37
5 Tibial Plateau Fractures 36
6 Femoral Neck Fractures 30
7 Pelvic Ring Fractures 30
8 Amputations 25
9 Evaluation, Resuscitation & DCO 24
10 Distal Radius Fractures 22
11 Humeral Shaft Fractures 21
12 Proximal Humerus Fractures 18
13 Calcaneus Fractures 18
14 Intertrochanteric Fractures 17
15 Radius and Ulnar Shaft Fractures 16
16 Proximal Third Tibia Fracture 15
17 Distal Femur Fractures 12
18 Tibial Plafond Fractures 12
19 Leg Compartment Syndrome 12
20 Subtrochanteric Fractures 12
21 Gun Shot Wounds 11
22 Domestic and Elder Abuse 10
23 Distal Humerus Fractures 10
24 Clavicle Fractures 10
25 Talar Neck Fractures 9
26 Olecranon Fractures 9
27 Elbow Dislocation 8
28 Radial Head Fractures 8
29 Terrible Triad Injury of Elbow 7
30 Patella Fracture 7
31 Brachial Plexus Injuries 7
32 Open Fractures Management 6
33 Subtalar Dislocations 6
34 Scapula Fractures 5
35 Trauma Scoring Systems 5
36 Necrotizing Fasciitis 5
37 Osteomyelitis - Adult 5
38 Sternoclavicular Dislocation 5
39 Knee Dislocation 5
40 Septic Arthritis - Adult 4
41 Hip Dislocation 3
42 Wound & Hardware Infection 3
43 Gustilo Classification 3
44 Galeazzi Fractures 3
45 Sacral Fractures 3
46 SI Dislocation & Crescent Fractures 3
47 Capitellum Fractures 3
48 Scapulothoracic Dissociation 2
49 Monteggia Fractures 2
50 Talus Fracture (other than neck) 2
51 Proximal Humerus Fracture Malunion 1
52 Other Trauma Topics 1
53 Femoral Head Fractures 1
54 Hand & Forearm Compartment Syndrome 1