Basic Science High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Legal and Ethics 78
2 Orthopaedic Implants 39
3 Osteopenia & Osteoporosis 39
4 Material Properties 38
5 Rheumatoid Arthritis 37
6 Statistic Definitions 36
7 Articular Cartilage 30
8 Bone Grafting 26
9 Antibiotic Classification & Mechanism 24
10 Bisphosphonates 23
11 Rehab & Prosthetics 21
12 Thromboembolism (PE & DVT) 21
13 Anticoagulation 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 11
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 Outcome Measure Tools 7
32 Ligaments 7
33 Genetic Pearls 7
34 Renal Osteodystrophy 6
35 Occupational Health 6
36 Clinical Billing 6
37 Opiates & Analgesic Medications 6
38 Embryology 6
39 Immunology 5
40 Nonunion 5
41 Platelet-Rich Plasma 5
42 Hypophosphatasia 5
43 Prophylaxis Antibiotics 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 Hyperparathyroidism 3
51 PTH & Vit D Physiology 3
52 Normal Bone Metabolism 2
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 Myasthenia Gravis 1
64 Bioabsorbable Materials 1
65 Structural Properties 1
66 Multiple Sclerosis 1