Basic Science High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Legal and Ethics 81
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 25
9 Antibiotic Classification & Mechanism 23
10 Bisphosphonates 22
11 Rehab & Prosthetics 21
12 Anticoagulation 20
13 Thromboembolism (PE & DVT) 20
14 Bone Cells 17
15 Fracture Healing 17
16 Rickets 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 10
22 Bone Growth Factors 9
23 Anti-inflammatory Medications 9
24 Anesthesia 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 Genetic Pearls 7
32 Renal Osteodystrophy 6
33 Ligaments 6
34 Occupational Health 6
35 Opiates & Analgesic Medications 6
36 Immunology 5
37 Embryology 5
38 Hypophosphatasia 5
39 Outcome Measure Tools 5
40 Prophylaxis Antibiotics 5
41 Collagen 5
42 Fat Embolism Syndrome 5
43 Bone Matrix 4
44 Nonunion 4
45 Hyperparathyroidism 3
46 PTH & Vit D Physiology 3
47 Cartilage 3
48 Psoriatic Arthritis 3
49 Hemophilic Arthropathy 2
50 Neuropathic (Charcot) Joint of Shoulder & Elbow 2
51 Hypoparathyroidism 2
52 Normal Bone Metabolism 2
53 Bone Circulation 2
54 Pseudogout (CPPD) 2
55 Lead Toxicity 1
56 Intramembranous Bone Formation 1
57 Synovium & Synovial Fluid 1
58 Scurvy 1
59 Ochronosis 1
60 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 1
61 Platelet-Rich Plasma 1
62 Myasthenia Gravis 1
63 Bioabsorbable Materials 1
64 Structural Properties 1
65 Multiple Sclerosis 1