Many successes have been made at the Okryu Children’s Hospital in Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, through comprehensive medical services for the children and active scientific researches. Medical workers of the Cardiovascular Surgery have also made successes.

They have devoted their all to researches with a resolve to put the infant cardiosurgery on the world level.

With a determination not to hand over the task of exploitation and conquest of the infant cardiosurgery to the next generation, they have developed Korean-style operating method and postoperative cure for children’s congenital heart diseases through strenuous pursuit and practice.

As a result, they have succeeded in the operations of children’s congenital heart diseases including compound cardiac malformation operation and opened up a new field in the heart operation.

The New Year cards and letters written by the children treated in the hospital represent the sincere thanks of people to the medical workers of the hospital.

Now the medical workers of the Cardiovascular Surgery of the Okryu Children’s Hospital are devoting all their wisdom and passion to opening up the road to advanced technology of infant cardiosurgery under the strategic slogan “Let us make a leap forward with science and guarantee future with education!” advanced at the Third Plenary Meeting of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea.