Basic Science High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Legal and Ethics 79
2 Orthopaedic Implants 39
3 Osteopenia & Osteoporosis 39
4 Material Properties 37
5 Rheumatoid Arthritis 37
6 Statistic Definitions 36
7 Articular Cartilage 30
8 Bone Grafting 26
9 Bisphosphonates 23
10 Antibiotic Classification & Mechanism 23
11 Rehab & Prosthetics 21
12 Anticoagulation 21
13 Thromboembolism (PE & DVT) 20
14 Rickets 18
15 Bone Cells 17
16 Fracture Healing 17
17 Bone Signaling & RANKL 12
18 Bone Remodeling 12
19 Muscle Biology & Physiology 11
20 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) 11
21 Level of Evidence 11
22 Bone Growth Factors 9
23 Anesthesia 9
24 Anti-inflammatory Medications 9
25 Gout 9
26 Inheritance Patterns of Orthopaedic Syndromes 8
27 Endochondral Bone Formation 8
28 Tendons 8
29 Clinical Trial Design 8
30 Molecular Biology Basics 8
31 Outcome Measure Tools 7
32 Genetic Pearls 7
33 Renal Osteodystrophy 6
34 Ligaments 6
35 Occupational Health 6
36 Opiates & Analgesic Medications 6
37 Immunology 5
38 Embryology 5
39 Nonunion 5
40 Hypophosphatasia 5
41 Prophylaxis Antibiotics 5
42 Clinical Billing 5
43 Collagen 5
44 Fat Embolism Syndrome 5
45 Bone Matrix 4
46 Cartilage 3
47 Psoriatic Arthritis 3
48 PTH & Vit D Physiology 3
49 Hyperparathyroidism 3
50 Hemophilic Arthropathy 2
51 Neuropathic (Charcot) Joint of Shoulder & Elbow 2
52 Hypoparathyroidism 2
53 Normal Bone Metabolism 2
54 Bone Circulation 2
55 Pseudogout (CPPD) 2
56 Lead Toxicity 1
57 Intramembranous Bone Formation 1
58 Synovium & Synovial Fluid 1
59 Scurvy 1
60 Ochronosis 1
61 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 1
62 Platelet-Rich Plasma 1
63 Myasthenia Gravis 1
64 Bioabsorbable Materials 1
65 Structural Properties 1
66 Multiple Sclerosis 1