Late results of the Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries.

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The Rastelli operation, first performed in 1968, was developed for repair of transposition of the great arteries with associated ventricular septal defect and severe pulmonary stenosis. This operation includes placement of an intracardiac baffle to direct left ventricular blood to the aorta and an extracardiac valved conduit to establish continuity between… (More)

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@article{Dearani2001LateRO, title={Late results of the Rastelli operation for transposition of the great arteries.}, author={Joseph A. Dearani and Gordon K. Danielson and Francisco J. Puga and Douglas D. Mair and Cathy D. Schleck}, journal={Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Pediatric cardiac surgery annual}, year={2001}, volume={4}, pages={3-15} }