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