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