Recon High-Yield Topics

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

# Topic Questions
1 Wear & Osteolysis Basic Science 23
2 Prosthetic Joint Infection 20
3 THA Periprosthetic Fracture 20
4 THA Dislocation 15
5 TKA Sagittal Plane Balancing 14
6 TKA Patellofemoral Alignment 12
7 THA Revision 12
8 Unicompartmental Knee Replacement 11
9 THA Stability Techniques 11
10 THA Prosthesis Design 10
11 THA Other Complications 9
12 THA Sciatic Nerve Palsy 9
13 Hip Osteonecrosis 9
14 TKA Periprosthetic Fracture 8
15 Knee Osteoarthritis 8
16 TKA Prosthesis Design 8
17 Catastrophic Wear & PE Sterilization 7
18 TKA Revision 7
19 Hip Resurfacing 4
20 TKA Peroneal Nerve Palsy 4
21 THA Implant Fixation 4
22 TKA Rehabilitation 3
23 TKA Extensor Mechanism Rupture 3
24 THA Templating 3
25 Hip Biomechanics 3
26 TKA Approaches 3
27 THA Leg Length Discrepancy 3
28 TKA Stiffness 3
29 THA Acetabular Screw Fixation 3
30 TKA Instability 3
31 TKA Coronal Plane Balancing 3
32 TKA Axial Alignment 2
33 Knee Biomechanics 2
34 THA Iliopsoas Impingement 2
35 THA Rehabilitation 2
36 TKA in Patella Baja (Infera) 2
37 THA Approaches 2
38 Hip Osteoarthritis 2
39 THA Aseptic Loosening 2
40 TKA Vascular Injury and Bleeding 1
41 TKA Wound Complications 1
42 Hip Arthrodesis 1
43 Adult Dysplasia of the Hip 1
44 Patellar Clunk Syndrome 1
45 High Tibial Osteotomy 1
46 TKA Heterotopic Ossification 1
47 TKA Patellar Prosthesis Loosening 1