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