Dr Jamal's USMLE Notes
and Match Guide
Notes & Guide
learn more about the difference between internship and externship
Always aim for hands-on experience.
So is hands on same as internship?
Yes, hands on is the same as internship. In the internship you are asked to help residents in their work and examine patients and write notes.
In an observership, you don’t do any of this and you are just there to look and listen. So it’s ranked lower it terms of importance