Shoulder & Elbow High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Importance Scrore Questions
1 Rotator Cuff Tears
A
166 85
2 Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability (TUBS)
A
180 58
3 Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
A
80 38
4 Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
A
102 33
5 Posterior Shoulder Instability & Dislocation
A
42 29
6 Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury
A
86 26
7 Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit (GIRD)
B
60 24
8 Distal Biceps Avulsion
B
30 23
9 Suprascapular Neuropathy
A
46 23
10 Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
B
60 19
11 Glenohumeral Joint Anatomy, Stabilizer, and Biomechanics
B
36 17
12 Multidirectional Shoulder Instability (MDI)
B
50 17
13 Glenohumeral Arthritis
B
18 16
14 SLAP Lesion
A
56 16
15 Scapular Winging
B
26 15
16 Rotator Cuff Arthropathy
B
34 14
17 Internal Impingement
B
20 13
18 Elbow Total Arthroplasty
B
24 13
19 Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
B
26 11
20 Pectoralis Major Rupture
C
10 10
21 Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury (PLRI)
C
10 10
22 Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
C
14 9
23 Posterior Labral Tear
C
8 9
24 Elbow Arthroscopy: Indications & Approach
D
4 8
25 Osteochondritis Dissecans of Elbow
D
4 7
26 Elbow Arthritis
C
18 7
27 Little Leaguer's Shoulder
C
18 7
28 Valgus Extension Overload (Pitcher's Elbow)
C
20 7
29 Elbow Anatomy & Biomechanics
D
4 6
30 Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
C
18 6
31 Brachial Neuritis (Parsonage-Turner Syndrome)
C
8 5
32 Little League Elbow
C
10 5
33 Avascular Necrosis of the Shoulder
C
10 5
34 Quadrilateral Space Syndrome
B
24 5
35 Elbow Stiffness and Contractures
B
28 5
36 Subacromial Impingement
C
8 5
37 Olecranon Stress Fracture
D
0 4
38 Shoulder Arthroscopy: Indications & Approach
C
10 4
39 Biceps Subluxation
D
4 4
40 Calcific Tendonitis
C
8 4
41 Shoulder Prosthetic Joint Infection
D
14 4
42 Phases of Throwing
C
18 4
43 Biceps Tendonitis
C
8 3
44 Revision Total Elbow Arthroplasty
E
0 3
45 Shoulder Exam
D
4 3
46 Acromioclavicular Joint
D
4 3
47 Neuropathic (Charcot) Joint of Shoulder
C
8 2
48 Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
C
8 2
49 AC Arthritis
E
0 2
50 Shoulder Periprosthetic Fracture
C
28 2
51 Distal Clavicle Osteolysis
C
18 2
52 Triceps Rupture
C
8 2
53 Scapulothoracic Dyskinesis
D
4 2
54 Shoulder Arthrodesis
C
8 2
55 Os Acromiale
D
4 2
56 Sternoclavicular Joint
E
0 1
57 Shoulder Imaging
E
4 1
58 Luxatio Erecta (Inferior Glenohumeral Joint Dislocation)
D
4 1
59 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
D
4 1