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Block internship

Dear students of medicine!

According to the Federal Health Report (, diseases of the connective and supporting tissues are the most frequent cause of incapacity for work in Germany - with a rising tendency. The ageing of society leads to an increased burden of musculoskeletal diseases. Therefore, good knowledge and practical experience in clinical diagnostics of this disease group are essential.

The rheumatological block internship is an important part of internal medicine with regard to the frequency of diseases and a component of practical training. During the seminar you will learn about the different clinical pictures of the rheumatological forms as well as the different examination techniques.