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