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