Sports High-Yield Topics

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

# Topic Questions
1 ACL Tear 50
2 Rotator Cuff Tears 34
3 Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability (TUBS) 25
4 Exercise Science 18
5 Total Shoulder Arthroplasty 16
6 Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty 14
7 Posterior Instability & Posterior Dislocation 13
8 Meniscal Injury 10
9 Medial UCL Injury & Valgus Instability 10
10 Suprascapular Neuropathy 9
11 Posterolateral Corner Injury 9
12 Patellar Instability 9
13 PCL Injury 8
14 SLAP Lesion 8
15 Distal Biceps Avulsion 8
16 Elbow Total Arthroplasty 7
17 Scapular Winging 7
18 Multidirectional Shoulder Instability (MDI) 7
19 Glenohumeral Joint Anatomy, Stabilizer, and Biomechanics 7
20 Articular Cartilage Defects of Knee 7
21 Internal Impingement 6
22 Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow) 6
23 Hamstring Injuries 5
24 Glenohumeral Arthritis 5
25 Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder) 5
26 Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit (GIRD) 5
27 Rotator Cuff Arthropathy 5
28 Osteochondritis Dissecans 5
29 Patella Tendon Rupture 5
30 Ligaments of the Knee 5
31 The Female Athlete 5
32 Steroids & Stimulants 5
33 Concussions & Head Injuries 5
34 Hip Arthroscopy 4
35 Tibial Shaft Stress Fractures 4
36 Discoid Meniscus 4
37 Acromio-Clavicular Injuries (AC Separation) 4
38 Elbow Stiffness and Contractures 4
39 Anterior Superior Iliac Spine (ASIS) Avulsion 3
40 Avascular Necrosis of the Shoulder 3
41 LCL Injury of the Knee 3
42 Quadrilateral Space Syndrome 3
43 Lateral Patellar Compression Syndrome 3
44 Infectious Diseases in Athletes 3
45 Cardiac Conditions 3
46 Posterolateral Elbow Rotatory Instability (PLRI) 3
47 Femoral Neck Stress Fractures 3
48 Little League Elbow 3
49 Snapping Hip (Coxa Saltans) 2
50 Neck Injuries in Athletes 2
51 Burners & Stingers 2
52 Shoulder Arthrodesis 2
53 Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine Avulsion (AIIS) 2
54 Osgood Schlatter's Disease (Tibial Tubercle Apophysitis) 2
55 Outlet (subacromial) Impingement 2
56 Proximal Biceps Tendonitis 2
57 Pectoralis Major Rupture 2
58 Triceps Rupture 2
59 Valgus Extension Overload (Pitcher's Elbow) 2
60 Posterior Labral Tear 2
61 Brachial Neuritis (Parsonage-Turner Syndrome) 2
62 Quadriceps Contusion 2
63 Iliac Crest Contusion (Hip Pointer) 2
64 Elbow Arthroscopy 1
65 Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow) 1
66 Elbow Arthritis 1
67 Osteochondritis Dissecans of Elbow 1
68 Rectus Femoris Strain 1
69 Exertional Compartment Syndrome 1
70 Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome 1
71 Athletic Pubalgia & Adductor strain 1
72 Osteitis Pubis 1
73 Piriformis Muscles Syndrome 1
74 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 1
75 Elbow Anatomy & Biomechanics 1
76 Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty 1
77 Biceps Subluxation 1
78 Calcific Tendonitis 1
79 Distal Clavicle Osteolysis 1
80 Little Leaguer's Shoulder 1
81 Idiopathic Chondromalacia Patellae 1
82 Spontaneous Osteonecrosis of the Knee (SONK) 1
83 Acromioclavicular Joint 1
84 Os Acromiale 1
85 Shoulder Exam 1
86 Shoulder Imaging 1
87 Phases of Throwing 1
88 Knee Imaging 1
89 MCL Knee Injuries 1
90 Proximal Tib-Fib Dislocation 1
91 Luxatio Erecta (Inferior Glenohumeral Joint Dislocation) 1
92 Scapulothoracic Dyskinesis 1
93 High Tibial Osteotomy 1
94 Rib Stress Fracture 1
95 Femoroacetabular Impingement 1
96 Visceral Blunt Trauma 1
97 Heat Illness and Stroke 1