Hand High-Yield Topics

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

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