Shoulder & Elbow High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Importance Scrore Questions
1 Rotator Cuff Tears
A
166 102
2 Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability (TUBS)
A
180 73
3 Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
A
80 49
4 Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
A
102 47
5 Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury
A
86 35
6 Posterior Shoulder Instability & Dislocation
A
42 33
7 Distal Biceps Avulsion
B
30 30
8 Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit (GIRD)
B
60 27
9 Suprascapular Neuropathy
A
46 26
10 Glenohumeral Joint Anatomy, Stabilizer, and Biomechanics
B
36 23
11 Glenohumeral Arthritis (Shoulder Arthritis)
B
18 22
12 Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
B
60 22
13 SLAP Lesion
A
56 19
14 Total Elbow Arthroplasty
B
24 19
15 Multidirectional Shoulder Instability (MDI)
B
50 18
16 Rotator Cuff Arthropathy
B
34 17
17 Scapular Winging
B
26 15
18 Internal Impingement
B
20 15
19 Elbow Arthroscopy: Indications & Approach
D
4 14
20 Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
B
26 14
21 Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury (PLRI)
C
10 14
22 Elbow Arthritis
C
18 14
23 Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
C
14 12
24 Valgus Extension Overload (Pitcher's Elbow)
C
20 10
25 Pectoralis Major Rupture
C
10 10
26 Posterior Labral Tear
C
8 10
27 Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
C
18 10
28 Shoulder Prosthetic Joint Infection
D
14 9
29 Little Leaguer's Shoulder
C
18 9
30 Osteochondritis Dissecans of Elbow
D
4 8
31 Elbow Anatomy & Biomechanics
D
4 8
32 Elbow Stiffness and Contractures
B
28 7
33 Little League Elbow
C
10 7
34 Calcific Tendonitis
C
8 7
35 Brachial Neuritis (Parsonage-Turner Syndrome)
C
8 6
36 Biceps Tendonitis
C
8 6
37 Avascular Necrosis of the Shoulder
C
10 6
38 Quadrilateral Space Syndrome
B
24 5
39 Biceps Subluxation
D
4 5
40 Shoulder Arthroscopy: Indications & Approach
C
10 5
41 Subacromial Impingement
C
8 5
42 Shoulder Exam
D
4 5
43 Phases of Throwing
C
18 4
44 Acromioclavicular Joint
D
4 4
45 Olecranon Stress Fracture
D
0 4
46 Shoulder Imaging
E
4 4
47 Elbow Physical Exam
E
0 3
48 Neuropathic (Charcot) Joint of Shoulder
C
8 3
49 Os Acromiale
D
4 3
50 Revision Total Elbow Arthroplasty
E
0 3
51 Triceps Rupture
C
8 3
52 Shoulder Arthrodesis
C
8 2
53 Scapulothoracic Dyskinesis
D
4 2
54 Sternoclavicular Joint
E
0 2
55 Distal Clavicle Osteolysis
C
18 2
56 AC Arthritis
E
0 2
57 Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
C
8 2
58 Shoulder Periprosthetic Fracture
C
28 2
59 Scapulothoracic Joint
E
0 1
60 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
D
4 1
61 Luxatio Erecta (Inferior Glenohumeral Joint Dislocation)
D
4 1
62 Latissimus Dorsi Rupture
E
0 1