Orthopedics Cases & Quizzes

 
 

  • Fast Five Quiz: Osteoporosis Vertebral Fracture Risk Factors Are you able to recognize the risk factors for vertebral fracture in patients with osteoporosis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Assessment of Fracture Risk in Osteoporosis How much do you know about the assessment of fracture risk in osteoporosis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • A Man With Stooped Posture and Mysterious Back and Neck Pain A 53-year-old man with diabetes and hypertension presents with a 6-month history of worsening backache and stiffness. His posture is stooped, with a loss of lumbar curvature. What is the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Osteoporosis Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic bone disease in the United States. Do you know the signs to watch for and best practices? Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Osteoporosis Presentation and Diagnosis How much do you know about the presentation and diagnosis of osteoporosis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Acromegaly Acromegaly is a rare, insidious, and potentially life-threatening condition for which treatment can give the patient additional years of high-quality life. Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • My Strangest Case: A Woman With Varicose Veins and Leg Pain A 60-year-old woman with left lower extremity pain and edema secondary to varicose veins underwent radiofrequency ablation. Swelling and pain in her leg returned, and the cause was something rare.
  • Cough-Induced Rib Fractures in a Frequent Tea Drinker A 60-year-old woman reports several cough-induced rib fractures over the past decade. She also says that she drinks five or six cups of caffeinated tea each day. What's causing her frequent fractures?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Arthritis Arthritis is a common, painful condition. Connections between arthritis treatments and COVID-19 are under scrutiny. Do you know key aspects of and best practices for arthritis? Take this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Vitamin D Vitamin D may help in certain conditions, although research is ongoing. Do you know key aspects of vitamin D deficiency, current guidelines, and related conditions? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Nonpharmacologic Management of Osteoarthritis How much do you know about the nonpharmacologic management of osteoarthritis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Dog and Cat Bites Dog bites account for tens of millions of injuries annually, with cat bites second. Do you know key aspects and best practices for care? Test yourself on these common injuries with this short quiz.
  • A 42-Year-Old Man With Backache and Fatigue After a Divorce A 42-year-old man describes fatigue lasting 6 months after a divorce, which he attributes to depression. He also reports low back pain and feeling feverish when he wakes. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Psoriasis Comorbidities How much do you know about comorbidities associated with psoriasis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Ankylosing Spondylitis Signs and Symptoms How much do you know about the signs and symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Ankylosing Spondylitis Management How much do you know about the management of ankylosing spondylitis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Iron Deficiency Anemia Iron deficiency anemia occurs when stores of iron are too low to support normal red blood cell production. Are you familiar with this condition? Test your knowledge with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Back and Neck Pain Back and neck pain often result in significantly impaired quality of life. Are you familiar with underlying causes and best practices for diagnosis and treatment? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Osteoporosis Management in Postmenopausal Women How much do you know about the management of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Rheumatoid Arthritis Workup Are you familiar with the best strategy for the workup of patients in whom rheumatoid arthritis is suspected? Check your knowledge with this quick quiz.