Basic Science High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Legal and Ethics 78
2 Osteopenia & Osteoporosis 42
3 Material Properties 40
4 Orthopaedic Implants 39
5 Statistic Definitions 39
6 Rheumatoid Arthritis 37
7 Articular Cartilage 30
8 Bone Grafting 27
9 Antibiotic Classification & Mechanism 26
10 Bisphosphonates 23
11 Anticoagulation 23
12 Rehab & Prosthetics 21
13 Thromboembolism (PE & DVT) 20
14 Bone Cells 17
15 Fracture Healing 17
16 Rickets 17
17 Bone Remodeling 13
18 Bone Signaling & RANKL 12
19 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) 12
20 Bone Growth Factors 12
21 Level of Evidence 12
22 Muscle Biology & Physiology 11
23 Gout 9
24 Anti-inflammatory Medications 9
25 Anesthesia 9
26 Clinical Trial Design 8
27 Molecular Biology Basics 8
28 Outcome Measure Tools 8
29 Inheritance Patterns of Orthopaedic Syndromes 8
30 Endochondral Bone Formation 8
31 Tendons 8
32 Ligaments 7
33 Genetic Pearls 7
34 Opiates & Analgesic Medications 7
35 Embryology 6
36 Nonunion 6
37 Occupational Health 6
38 Clinical Billing 6
39 Platelet-Rich Plasma 5
40 Hypophosphatasia 5
41 Prophylaxis Antibiotics 5
42 Immunology 5
43 Renal Osteodystrophy 5
44 Fat Embolism Syndrome 5
45 Collagen 5
46 Bone Matrix 4
47 Psoriatic Arthritis 4
48 Hemophilic Arthropathy 3
49 Cartilage 3
50 Normal Bone Metabolism 3
51 Hyperparathyroidism 3
52 PTH & Vit D Physiology 3
53 Bone Circulation 2
54 Pseudogout (CPPD) 2
55 Neuropathic (Charcot) Joint of Shoulder & Elbow 2
56 Hypoparathyroidism 2
57 Scurvy 1
58 Ochronosis 1
59 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 1
60 Lead Toxicity 1
61 Intramembranous Bone Formation 1
62 Synovium & Synovial Fluid 1
63 Multiple Sclerosis 1
64 Myasthenia Gravis 1
65 Bioabsorbable Materials 1
66 Structural Properties 1