Foot & Ankle High-Yield Topics

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

# Topic Questions
1 Diabetic Foot Ulcers 23
2 Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency (PTTI) 21
3 Hallux Valgus 15
4 Lisfranc Injury (Tarsometatarsal fracture-dislocation) 14
5 Low Ankle Sprain 13
6 DJD & Hallux Rigidus 13
7 Peroneal Tendon Subluxation & Dislocation 12
8 Diabetic Charcot Neuropathy 12
9 Ankle Arthritis 10
10 Achilles Tendon Rupture 9
11 Ankle Arthrodesis 9
12 Foot Muscle Forces & Deformities 7
13 Plantar Fasciitis 6
14 5th Metatarsal Base Fracture 6
15 Leg Nerve Entrapment Syndromes 5
16 Achilles Tendonitis 5
17 Gait Cycle 5
18 Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus 4
19 Metatarsal Fractures 4
20 MTP Dislocations 4
21 Tarsal Navicular Fractures 3
22 High Ankle Sprain & Syndesmosis Injury 3
23 Tibiotalar Impingement 3
24 Ankle Ligaments 3
25 Foot Anatomy and Biomechanics 3
26 Ankle Arthroscopy 3
27 Sesamoid Injuries of the Hallux 3
28 FHL Tendonitis & Injuries 2
29 Claw Toe 2
30 Synovitis of 2nd MTP 2
31 Bunionette Deformity 2
32 Anterior Tibialis Tendon Rupture 2
33 Total Ankle Arthroplasty 2
34 Lower Extremity Os 2
35 Hammer Toe 1
36 Turf Toe 1
37 Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome 1
38 Acquired Spastic Equinovarus Deformity 1
39 Poliomyelitis 1
40 Puncture Wound Infections 1