Hand High-Yield Topics

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

# Topic Questions
1 Flexor Tendon Injuries 16
2 Fingertip Amputations & Finger Flaps 13
3 Replantation 13
4 Scaphoid Fracture 12
5 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 12
6 Peripheral Nerves Injury & Repair 11
7 Phalanx Dislocations 8
8 Dupuytren's Disease 7
9 Extremity Flap Reconstruction 5
10 Kienbock's Disease 5
11 Basilar Thumb Arthritis 5
12 Radial Clubhand (radial deficiency) 4
13 Congenital Radial Ulnar Synostosis 4
14 Polydactyly of Hand 4
15 Ganglion Cysts 4
16 Trigger Finger 4
17 Hook of Hamate Fracture 4
18 Cubital Tunnel Syndrome 4
19 Wrist Ligaments & Biomechanics 3
20 Thumb Collateral Ligament Injury 3
21 SLAC (Scaphoid Lunate Advanced Collapse) 3
22 Ulnocarpal Abutment Syndrome 3
23 Pyogenic Flexor Tenosynovitis 3
24 Thumb Hypoplasia 3
25 Poland Syndrome 3
26 Apert Syndrome 3
27 Tendon Transfer Principles 2
28 Madelung's Deformity 2
29 DIP and PIP Joint Arthritis 2
30 Congenital Trigger Thumb 2
31 Phalanx Fractures 2
32 High-Pressure Injection Injuries 2
33 Frostbite 2
34 Nail Bed Injury 2
35 Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome 2
36 TFCC Injury 2
37 De Quervain's Tenosynovitis 2
38 Metacarpal Fractures 2
39 Extensor Tendon Injuries 2
40 Sagittal Band Rupture (traumatic extensor tendon dislocation) 2
41 AIN Compressive Neuropathy 2
42 Flexor Pulley System 2
43 Blood Supply to Hand 2
44 Boutonniere Deformity 2
45 Mallet Finger 2
46 Jersey Finger 2
47 Quadriga Effect 2
48 Lumbrical Plus Finger 1
49 Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome 1
50 PIN Compression Syndrome 1
51 Radial Tunnel Syndrome 1
52 Wrist Arthroscopy 1
53 Intrinsic Minus Hand (Claw Hand) 1
54 Intrinsic Plus Hand 1
55 Seymour Fracture 1
56 Extensor Tendon Compartments 1
57 Base of Thumb Fractures 1
58 Intersection Syndrome 1
59 CIND (carpal instability nondissociative) 1
60 Lunate Dislocation (Perilunate dissociation) 1
61 Ulnar Variance 1
62 Raynaud's Syndrome 1
63 Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's disease) 1
64 Paronychia 1
65 Pisiform Fracture 1
66 Nerve Conduction Studies 1
67 SNAC (Scaphoid Nonunion Advanced Collapse) 1
68 Digital Artery Aneurysm 1
69 Acute subclavian artery thrombosis 1
70 MCP Dislocations 1
71 Thumb CMC dislocation 1
72 Congenital Clasped Thumb 1
73 Congenital Dislocation of Radial Head 1
74 Skin Grafting 1
75 Camptodactyly 1
76 Syndactyly 1
77 Macrodactyly (local gigantism) 1
78 Constrictive Ring Syndrome 1