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Business Law and the Regulation of Business

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Summary

This text provides a concise explanation of the statutory and case law that affects business with the objective of enabling students to use the law as a source for business decision-making. Excellent preparation for CPA exams and numerous critical thinking features are particular strengths of this text. This sixth edition continues the tradition of authoritative, accurate, and up-to-date presentation of the law.

Author Biography

Barry S. Roberts is currently professor of Business Law at the Kenan-Flagler School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Richard A. Mann is currently professor of Business Law at the Kenan-Flagler School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is past president of the Southeastern Regional Business Law Association.

Table of Contents

PART I Introduction to Law and Ethics 1(38)
1 Introduction to Law
2(14)
Nature of Law
2(1)
Classification of Law
3(2)
Sources of Law
5(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Civil and Criminal Law
5(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Law and Equity
8(2)
Legal Analysis
9(1)
CONSUMER INSIGHT: Across the Globe: Four Major Legal Systems
10(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
11(5)
2 Business Ethics
16(23)
Law Versus Ethics
17(1)
Ethical Theories
17(2)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: The Aftermath of Bhopal
19(21)
Ethical Standards in Business
20(1)
Ethical Responsibilities of Business
21(19)
Business Ethics Cases
28(1)
Pharmakon Drug Company
28(1)
Mykon's Dilemma
30(1)
Oliver Winery, Inc.
33(1)
JLM, Inc.
34(1)
Sword Technology, Inc.
36(3)
PART II The Legal Environment of Business 39(124)
3 Civil Dispute Resolution
40(26)
The Court System
40(3)
The Federal Courts
40(2)
State Courts
42(1)
Jurisdiction
43(4)
Subject Matter Jurisdiction
43(4)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Subject Matter Jurisdiction
47(8)
Jurisdiction over the Parties
47(2)
Civil Dispute Resolution
49(6)
Civil Procedure
50(5)
THE LAW AND YOU
55(3)
Alternative Dispute Resolution
57(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Adjudication, Arbitration, and Mediation/Conciliation
58(8)
4 Constitutional Law
66(19)
Basic Principles
67(4)
Powers of Government
71(3)
Limitations on Government
74(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Limitations on Government
75(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who Is Responsible for Commercial Speech?
76(9)
5 Administrative Law
85(15)
Operation of Administrative Agencies
86(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Administrative Rulemaking
89(6)
Limits on Administrative Agencies
92(3)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Should the Terminally Ill Be Asked to Await FDA Approval of Last-Chance Treatments?
95(5)
6 Criminal Law
100(17)
Nature of Crimes
101(1)
Classification
102(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Degrees of Mental Fault
103(9)
White-Collar Crime
104(3)
Crimes Against Business
107(3)
Defenses to Crimes
110(1)
Criminal Procedure
110(2)
THE LAW AND YOU
112(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Constitutional Protection for the Criminal Defendant
113(4)
7 Intentional Torts
117(22)
Harm to the Person
121(3)
Harm to the Right of Dignity
124(2)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Employee References and Liability for Defamation
126(3)
Harm to Property
129(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Privacy
129(3)
Harm to Economic Interests
130(2)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What May One Do to Attract Clients from a Previous Employer?
132(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Intentional Torts
133(6)
8 Negligence and Strict Liability
139(24)
Negligence
139(4)
Breach of Duty of Care
140(3)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Are the Obligations of a Bartender to His Patrons?
143(15)
Proximate Cause
148(3)
Injury
151(1)
Defenses to Negligence
151(4)
Strict Liability
155(3)
Activities Giving Rise to Strict Liability
155(2)
Defenses to Strict Liability
157(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
158(5)
PART III Contracts 163(182)
9 Introduction to Contracts
164(16)
Development of the Law of Contracts
164(1)
Definition of Contract
165(1)
Requirements of a Contract
166(6)
Classification of Contracts
169(3)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Can You Contract by Fax?
172(5)
Promissory Estoppel
173(2)
Quasi Contracts
175(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Contracts, Promissory Estoppel, and Quasi Contracts
177(3)
10 Mutual Assent
180(20)
Offer
181(8)
Essentials of an Offer
181(4)
Duration of Offers
185(4)
Acceptance of Offer
189(6)
Communication of Acceptance
189(4)
Variant Acceptances
193(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
194(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Offer and Acceptance
195(5)
11 Conduct Invalidating Assent
200(20)
Duress
200(3)
Undue Influence
203(2)
Fraud
205(4)
Non fraudulent Misrepresentation
209(1)
Mistake
209(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Misrepresentation
210(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Conduct Invalidating Assent
212(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
213(7)
12 Consideration
220(19)
Legal Sufficiency
220(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Consideration in Unilateral and Bilateral Contracts
223(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Should a Spouse's Promise Be Legally Binding?
224(15)
Bargained-For Exchange
230(1)
Contracts Without Consideration
230(9)
13 Illegal Bargains
239(17)
Violations of Statutes
239(4)
Violations of Public Policy
243(7)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Is It Fair to Reserve the Right to Withhold Test Scores?
250(1)
Effect of Illegality
250(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
251(5)
14 Contractual Capacity
256(16)
Minors
256(8)
Incompetent Persons
264(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Should a Merchant Sell to One Who Lacks Capacity?
265(2)
Intoxicated Persons
265(2)
THE LAW AND YOU
267(5)
15 Contracts in Writing
272(22)
Statute of Frauds
272(7)
Contracts Within the Statute of Frauds
273(6)
CONCEPT REVIEW: The Statute of Frauds
279(8)
Compliance with the Statute of Frauds
280(2)
Effect of Noncompliance
282(1)
Parol Evidence Rule
283(3)
The Rule
283(1)
Situations to Which the Rule Does Not Apply
284(2)
Supplemental Evidence
286(1)
Interpretation of Contracts
286(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What's (Wrong) in a Contract?
287(7)
16 Third Parties to Contracts
294(17)
Assignment of Rights
294(6)
Delegation of Duties
300(2)
Third-Party Beneficiary Contracts
302(9)
17 Performance, Breach, and Discharge
311(16)
Conditions
311(4)
Discharge by Performance
315(1)
Discharge by Breach
315(2)
Discharge by Agreement of the Parties
317(2)
Discharge by Operation of Law
319(8)
18 Contract Remedies
327(18)
Monetary Damages
328(6)
Remedies in Equity
334(2)
Restitution
336(1)
Limitations on Remedies
337(8)
PART IV Sales 345(108)
19 Introduction to Sales and Leases
346(21)
Nature of Sales and Leases
347(7)
Definitions
347(4)
Fundamental Principles of Article 2 and Article 2A
351(3)
Formation of Sales and Lease Contracts
354(1)
Manifestation of Mutual Assent
354(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Constitutes Unconscionability in a Business?
355(5)
Consideration
358(1)
Form of the Contract
358(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Contract Law Compared with Law of Sales
360(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
361(6)
20 Performance
367(20)
Performance by the Seller
367(5)
Performance by the Buyer
372(5)
Obligations of Both Parties
377(2)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Should a Buyer Refuse to Perform a Contract Because a Legal Product May Be Unsafe?
379(8)
21 Transfer of Title and Risk of Loss 387 Transfer of Title
387(17)
Risk of Loss
393(5)
Bulk Sales
398(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who Should Bear the Loss?
398(6)
22 Product Liability: Warranties and Strict Liability
404(26)
Warranties
405(9)
Types of Warranties
405(5)
Obstacles to Warranty Actions
410(4)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Warranties
414(6)
Strict Liability in Tort
414(6)
Requirements of Strict Liability in Tort
415(4)
Obstacles to Recovery
419(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: When Should a Company Order a Product Recall?
420(1)
Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability
421(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Product Liability
421(1)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: A.H. Robins: What Went Wrong?
422(8)
23 Sales Remedies
430(23)
Remedies of the Seller
431(5)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Remedies of the Seller
436(6)
Remedies of the Buyer
437(5)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Remedies of the Buyer
442(6)
Contractual Provisions Affecting Remedies
442(6)
CONSUMER INSIGHT: Warranty of Title: Who Pays Attorneys' Fees When a Dispute Arises?
448(5)
PART V Negotiable Instruments 453(102)
24 Form and Content
454(16)
Negotiability
455(1)
Types of Negotiable Instruments
456(1)
Formal Requirements of Negotiable Instruments
457(9)
THE LAW AND YOU
466(4)
25 Transfer
470(18)
Negotiation
470(6)
Indorsements
476(1)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Details of $1 Million Embezzlement Case Emerge
477(6)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Indorsements
483(5)
26 Holder in Due Course
488(24)
Requirements of a Holder in Due Course
488(10)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Responsibility Does a Holder Have in Negotiating Commercial Paper?
498(14)
Holder in Due Course Status
498(4)
The Preferred Position of a Holder in Due Course
502(5)
Limitations upon Holder in Due Course Rights
507(5)
27 Liability of Parties
512(18)
Contractual Liability
512(9)
Signature
513(2)
Liability of Primary Parties
515(1)
Liability of Secondary Parties
516(4)
Termination of Liability
520(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Contractual Liability 520
Liability Based on Warranty
521(5)
Warranties on Transfer
521(1)
Warranties on Presentment
522(4)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who Gets to Pass the Buck on a Forged Indorsement?
526(4)
28 Bank Deposits, Collections, and Funds Transfers
530(25)
Bank Deposits and Collections
530(12)
Collection of Items
531(4)
Relationship Between Payor Bank and Its Customer
535(7)
Electronic Funds Transfer
542(1)
Types of Electronic Funds Transfer
542(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Can Embezzlement Ever Be a Loan?
543(1)
Consumer Funds Transfers
543(1)
CONSUMER INSIGHT: Thwarting ATM Fraud
544(3)
Wholesale Funds Transfers
546(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Parties to a Funds Transfer
547(8)
PART VI Agency 555(44)
29 Relationship of Principal and Agent
556(20)
Nature of Agency
557(2)
Creation of Agency
559(3)
Duties of Agent to Principal
562(4)
Duties of Principal to Agent
566(3)
Termination of Agency
569(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Is Medicaid Designed to Protect Inheritances?
570(6)
30 Relationship with Third Parties
576(23)
Relationship of Principal and Third Persons
576(13)
Contract Liability of the Principal
577(3)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Undisclosed Principal Working Through Agents Assembles Home for Famous Mouse, Duck, and Friends
580(9)
Tort Liability of the Principal
585(4)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: When Should an Agent's Power to Bind His Principal Terminate?
589(11)
Criminal Liability of the Principal
591(1)
Relationship of Agent and Third Persons
591(9)
Contract Liability of the Agent
591(3)
Tort Liability of the Agent
594(1)
Rights of the Agent Against Third Person
595(4)
PART VII Business Associations 599(172)
31 Formation and Dissolution of General Partnerships
600(33)
Choosing a Business Association
600(4)
Factors Affecting Choice
601(1)
Forms of Business Associations
602(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: General Partnership, Limited Partnership, Limited Liability Company, and Corporation
604(1)
Formation of General Partnerships
604(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
605(9)
Nature of Partnership
605(1)
Formation of a Partnership
606(8)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Partnership Property Compared with Partner's Interest
614(9)
Dissociation and Dissolution of General Partnerships under RUPA
614(8)
Dissociation
614(1)
Dissolution
615(4)
Dissociation Without Dissolution
619(3)
Dissolution of General Partnerships under UPA
622(2)
Dissolution
622(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Dissociation and Dissolution under RUPA
623(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Duty of Disclosure Is Owed to Incoming Partners?
624(9)
Winding Up
625(1)
Continuation After Dissolution
626(7)
32 Operation of General Partnerships
633(20)
Relationships among Partners
633(4)
Duties Among Partners
633(3)
Rights Among Partners
636(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: When Is an Opportunity a Partnership Opportunity?
637(16)
Relationship between Partners and Third Parties
639(14)
Contracts of Partnership
639(4)
Torts and Crimes of Partnership
643(3)
Notice to a Partner
646(1)
Liability of Incoming Partner
646(7)
33 Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies
653(19)
Limited Partnerships
653(7)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of General and Limited Partners
660(5)
Limited Liability Companies
660(5)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Member-Managed and Manager-Managed LLCs
665(2)
Other Unincorporated Business Associations
666(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Liability Limitations in LLPs
667(5)
34 Nature and Formation of Corporations
672(24)
Nature of Corporations 673
Corporate Attributes
673(1)
Classification of Corporations
674(1)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Why Delaware?
675(8)
Formation of a Corporation
678(4)
Organizing the Corporation
678(3)
Formalities of Incorporation
681(1)
Recognition or Disregard of Corporateness
682(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Charter and Bylaws
683(13)
Defective Incorporation
683(3)
Piercing the Corporate Veil
686(3)
Corporate Powers
689(8)
Sources of Corporate Powers
689(1)
Ultra Vires Acts
689(1)
Liability for Torts and Crimes
690(6)
35 Financial Structure of Corporations
696(20)
Debt Securities
697(2)
Authority to Issue Debt Securities
697(1)
Types of Debt Securities
697(2)
Equity Securities
699(1)
CONSUMER INSIGHT: Bond Ratings: What Do They Tell Us? Who Makes Them?
700(5)
Issuance of Shares
700(3)
Classes of Shares
703(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Debt and Equity Securities
705(6)
Dividends and Other Distributions
705(6)
Types of Dividends and Other Distributions
705(1)
Legal Restrictions on Dividends and Other Distributions
706(3)
Declaration and Payment of Distributions
709(2)
Liability for Improper Dividends and Distributions
711(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Liability for Improper Distributions
711(5)
36 Management Structure of Corporations
716(33)
Corporate Governance
716(3)
Role of Shareholders
719(4)
Voting Rights of Shareholders
719(4)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Concentrations of Voting Power
723(20)
Enforcement Rights of Shareholders
723(6)
Role of Directors and Officers
729(14)
Function of the Board of Directors
732(1)
Election and Tenure of Directors
733(1)
Exercise of Directors' Functions
733(2)
Officers
735(1)
Duties of Directors and Officers
735(8)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Whom Does a Director Represent? What Are a Director's Duties?
743(6)
37 Fundamental Changes of Corporations
749(22)
Charter Amendments
750(1)
Combinations
750(11)
Dissolution
761(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Rights Do Minority Shareholders Have?
762(4)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Fundamental Changes Under Pre-1999 RMBCA
766(5)
PART VIII Debtor and Creditor Relations 771(60)
38 Secured Transactions and Suretyship
772(33)
Secured Transactions in Personal Property
773(9)
Essentials of Secured Transactions
773(1)
Classification of Collateral
774(2)
Attachment
776(3)
Perfection
779(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Requisites for Enforceability of Security Interests
782(2)
Priorities Among Competing Interests
783(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Methods of Perfecting Security Interests
784(4)
Default
787(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Priorities
788(4)
THE LAW AND YOU
791(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Price Is "Reasonable" in Terms of Repossession?
792(13)
Suretyship
792(14)
Nature and Formation 792 Rights of Surety
794(1)
Defenses of Surety and Principal Debtor
795(10)
39 Bankruptcy
805(26)
Federal Bankruptcy Law
806(11)
Case Administration-Chapter 3
806(2)
Creditors, the Debtor, and the Estate-Chapter 5
808(4)
Liquidation-Chapter 7
812(4)
Reorganization-Chapter 11
816(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: For a Company Contemplating Bankruptcy, When Is Disclosure the Best Policy?
817(6)
Adjustment of Debts of a Family Farmer-Chapter 12
819(1)
Adjustment of Debts of Individuals-Chapter 13
820(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Comparison of Bankruptcy Proceedings
823(1)
Creditors' Rights and Debtors' Relief Outside of Bankruptcy
823(1)
Creditors' Rights
823(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
824(8)
Debtors' Relief
824(7)
PART IX Regulation of Business 831(208)
40 Securities Regulation
832(30)
The Securities Act of 1933
833(8)
Definition of a Security
834(2)
Registration of Securities
836(1)
Exempt Securities
837(1)
Exempt Transactions for Issuers
837(3)
Exempt Transactions for Non-Issuers
840(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Exempt Transactions for Issuers Under the 1933 Act
841(7)
Liability
841(3)
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
844(12)
Disclosure
845(2)
Liability
847(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Disclosure under the 1934 Act
848(5)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What Information May a Corporate Employee Disclose?
853(3)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Civil Liability under the 1933 and 1934 Acts
856(6)
41 Intellectual Property 862
Trade Secrets
862(4)
Trade Symbols
866(5)
MANAGERIAL INSIGHT: Licensed Trademarks Beset by Pirates, Counterfeiters, and Copycats
871(5)
Trade Names
872(1)
Copyrights
872(4)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who Holds the Copyright on Lecture Notes?
876(1)
Patents
876(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
877(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Intellectual Property
878(5)
42 Employment Law
883(27)
Labor Law
883(2)
Employment Discrimination Law
885(13)
Employee Protection
898(2)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Federal Employment Discrimination Laws
900(2)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: What (Unwritten) Right to a Job Does an Employee Have?
902(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
903(7)
43 Antitrust
910(24)
Sherman Antitrust Act
910(11)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Restraints of Trade under the Sherman Act
921(2)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: When Is an Agreement Anticompetitive?
923(5)
Clayton Act
924(3)
Robinson-Patman Act
927(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
928(18)
Federal Trade Commission Act
929(5)
44 Accountants' Legal Liability
934(12)
Common Law
934(4)
Federal Securities Law
938(8)
45 Consumer Protection
946(23)
State and Federal Consumer Protection Agencies
946(5)
Consumer Purchases
951(2)
Consumer Credit Transactions
953(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Consumer Rescission Rights
954(2)
THE LAW AND YOU
956(6)
Creditors' Remedies
961(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Should Some Be Protected from High-Pressure Sales?
962(7)
46 Environmental Law
969(21)
Common Law Actions for Environmental Damage
969(2)
Nuisance
969(1)
Trespass to Land
970(1)
Strict Liability for Abnormally Dangerous Activities
970(1)
Problems Common to Private Causes of Action
970(1)
Federal Regulation of the Environment
971(12)
The National Environmental Policy Act
971(1)
The Clean Air Act
972(4)
The Clean Water Act
976(3)
Hazardous Substances
979(2)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Distant Concerns
981(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
982(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Major Federal Environmental Statutes
983(7)
International Protection of the Ozone Layer
986(4)
47 International Business Law
990(21)
The International Environment
990(2)
Jurisdiction over Actions of Foreign Governments
992(3)
Transacting Business Abroad
995(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who May Seek Economic Shelter Under U.S. Trade Law?
996(15)
Forms of Multinational Enterprises
1003(8)
48 CyberLaw
1011(28)
Defamation
1011(3)
Intellectual Property
1014(9)
Contracts and Sales
1023(1)
UCITA
1023(17)
Privacy and the Internet
1026(5)
Securities Regulation
1031(2)
Cybercrime
1033(6)
PART X Property 1039
49 Introduction to Property, Property Insurance, Bailments, and Documents of Title
1040(28)
Introduction to Property and Personal Property
1041(1)
Kinds of Property
1041(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Kinds of Property
1042(6)
Transfer of Title to Personal Property
1044(3)
Property Insurance
1047(1)
Fire and Property Insurance
1047(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
1048(2)
Nature of Insurance Contracts
1049(1)
CONSUMER INSIGHT: Insurance Fraud, Supposedly the Victimless Crime-Who Pays? Who Cares?
1050(9)
Bailments and Documents of Title
1052(5)
Bailments
1052(5)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Duties in a Bailment
1057(1)
Documents of Title
1058(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Who is Responsible for the Operation of Rental Property?
1059(9)
50 Interests in Real Property
1068(20)
Freehold Estates
1068(2)
Leasehold Estates
1070(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Freehold Estates
1071(10)
Concurrent Ownership
1078(2)
Non possessory Interests
1080(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Rights of Concurrent Owners
1081(2)
THE LAW AND YOU
1083(5)
51 Transfer and Control of Real Property
1088(19)
Transfer of Real Property
1088(6)
Contract of Sale
1089(2)
Deeds
1091(1)
Secured Transactions
1092(2)
Adverse Possession
1094(1)
Public and Private Controls
1094(4)
Zoning
1094(1)
Eminent Domain
1095(3)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: Where Should Cities House the Disadvantaged?
1098(2)
Private Restrictions on Land Use
1098(2)
THE LAW AND YOU
1100(7)
52 Trusts and Wills
1107
Trusts
1107(7)
Types of Trusts
1107(3)
Creation of Trusts
1110(3)
Termination of a Trust
1113(1)
CONCEPT REVIEW: Allocation of Principal and Income
1114(6)
Decedent's Estates
1114(7)
Wills
1114(5)
Intestate Succession
1119(1)
ETHICAL DILEMMA: When Should Life Support Cease?
1120(1)
THE LAW AND YOU
1121
Administration of Estates
1122
Appendix A The Constitution of the United States of America A-2
Appendix B Uniform Commercial Code (Selected Provisions) B-1
Appendix C Uniform Partnership Act C-1
Appendix D Revised Uniform Partnership Act (Selected Provisions) D-1
Appendix E Revised Model Business Corporation Act (Selected Provisions) E-1
Appendix F Dictionary of Legal Terms F-1
Index I-1
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THORACIC SURGERY
Perioperative Care
Radiologic Assessment of the Chest
1(4)
John C. Scatarige and Elliot K. Fishman
Assessment of the Patient Undergoing Pulmonary Resection
5(3)
Rex C. Yung
Postoperative Care of the General Thoracic Surgical Patient
8(4)
Michael Bousamra II
Thoracic Incisions
12(5)
John Howington
Human Immunodeficiency Virus and the General Thoracic Surgeon
17(4)
J. Michael DiMaio
Anesthesia
Anesthesia for the Thoracic Surgical Patient
21(6)
Stephen Aufderheide and Brett A. Simon
The Difficult Elective Intubation
27(5)
Robert L. Ferris and David W. Eisele
Postoperative Pain Control for Thoracic Surgery
32(4)
Clifford Goldman and Peter S. Staats
Diagnostic Procedures
Bronchoscopy: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications
36(3)
Joshua Robert Sonett
Esophagoscopy
39(2)
Octavio E. Pajaro
Mediastinoscopy and Mediastinotomy
41(6)
Ronald B. Ponn
Trauma
Pneumomediastinum
47(3)
Kemp Kernstine
Flail Chest and Pulmonary Contusion
50(3)
Sandra M. Wanek, John C. Mayberry, and Donald D. Trunkey
Chest Wall Injury and Blunt Cardiac Trauma
53(3)
Kenneth L. Mattox and Jon-Cecil M. Walkes
Traumatic Airway Injuries
56(3)
Stephen J. Korkola and David S. Mulder
Traumatic Hemothorax
59(3)
Edward E. Cornwell III
Esophageal Trauma
62(4)
John A. Odell
Pulmonary Injury
66(5)
Scott B. Johnson and John H. Calhoon
Diaphragmatic Injuries
71(3)
T.Y. Hsia and Stephen C. Yang
Thoracic Emergencies
Acute Airway Obstruction
74(2)
Sudhir Sundaresan
Tension Pneumothorax
76(2)
Janice Shannon Cain, Brian S. Cain, and David M. Jablons
Massive Hemoptysis
78(3)
Betty C. Tong and Stephen C. Yang
Esophageal Perforation
81(5)
S.C. Murthy and T.W. Rice
Tracheoinnominate Artery Fistula
86(4)
Kelli R. Brooks and T.A. D'Amico
Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
90(3)
Jeff C. Hoehner
Diaphragmatic Eventration and Plication in the Pediatric Patient
93(1)
Richard J. Andrassy
Congenital Tracheoesophageal Fistula
94(4)
Walter Pegoli and George Drugas
Caustic Burns of the Esophagus
98(3)
Charles N. Paidas
Hiatal Hernia and Esophageal Reflux in the Pediatric Patient
101(3)
David A. Lanning and Charles E. Bagwell
Cystic Fibrosis
104(4)
Peter J. Mogayzel, Jr.
Congenital Pulmonary Disorders
108(3)
Anne C. Fischer
Pediatric Tracheal Disorders
111(5)
Thom E. Lobe
Larynx and Trachea
Tracheostomy
116(3)
Erik Bauer and Bryan F. Meyers
Benign Tracheal Tumors
119(3)
Cameron D. Wright
Malignant Tracheal Tumors
122(2)
Amy M. Lightner and Douglas J. Mathisen
Tracheal Release Maneuvers
124(5)
Douglas E. Wood
Acquired Tracheoesophageal Fistula
129(6)
Paolo Macchiarini
Acquired Tracheal Stenosis
135(3)
Dean M. Donahue
Stenting of the Airway
138(4)
Armin Ernst and Ko-Pen Wang
Lung-Congenital Anomalies
Pulmonary Sequestrations
142(2)
Chandrakanth Are and Malcolm Brock
Bronchogenic Cysts
144(1)
Neri M. Cohen
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
145(4)
Torin P. Fitton and Stephen C. Yang
Lung Neoplasms
Evaluation of the Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
149(3)
Michael J. Liptay and Sean C. Grondin
Bronchial Adenomas
152(3)
Kenneth A. Kesler
Benign and Low-Grade Malignant Tumors of the Lung
155(2)
Christine L. Lau and David H. Harpole, Jr.
Surgical Approach to Small Cell Lung Cancer
157(3)
David J. Caparrelli and Stephen C. Yang
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer- Stage I and II Disease
160(2)
Frank D'Ovidio and Robert J. Ginsberg
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer-Chest Wall Invasion
162(2)
Joseph LoCicero III
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer-Stage III Disease
164(2)
Robert J. Downey
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer-Stage IV Disease
166(3)
Virginia R. Litle and James D. Luketich
Superior Sulcus Tumors
169(5)
Philippe G. Dartevelle and Paolo Macchiarini
Occult Lung Cancer
174(2)
Brian T. Bethea and Stephen C. Yang
Sleeve Lobectomy
176(3)
Pierre R. Theodore and Stephen C. Yang
Carinal Resection
179(3)
Simon K. Ashiku and Douglas J. Mathisen
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
182(2)
Juan P. Arnoletti and Melvyn Goldberg
Spiral Saphenous Vein Bypass Graft for Superior Vena Cava Obstruction
184(3)
John R. Doty and Donald B. Doty
Limited Resection Procedures for Lung Cancer
187(4)
L. Penfield Faber
Extended Resection of Primary Lung Cancers Involving Great Vessels or Heart
191(4)
David S. Schrump and Dao M. Nguyen
Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection for Lung Cancer
195(3)
Keith D. Mortman and Steven M. Keller
Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer
198(3)
W. Thomas Purcell, Julie R. Brahmer, and David S. Ettinger
Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer
201(4)
Lawrence Kleinberg
Pulmonary Metastases
205(5)
Joe B. Putnam, Jr.
Unusual Primary Malignant Neoplasms of the Lung
210(4)
Ara A. Vaporciyan
Complications of Pulmonary Resection
214(3)
Robert J. Cerfolio
Lung Inflammatory Diseases
Actinomycosis and Nocardial Infections of the Lung
217(4)
Cleveland W. Lewis and Walter G. Wolfe
Pulmonary Fungal Infections
221(4)
Edmund Kassis and Stephen C. Yang
Lung Abscess
225(2)
Wickii T. Vigneswaran
Bronchiectasis
227(1)
Daniel L. Miller
Tuberculous Diseases of the Chest
228(2)
Marvin Pomerantz
Lung Amebiasis
230(2)
Hasan F. Batirel and Scott J. Swanson
Broncholithiasis
232(3)
Alene Wright and Walter J. Scott
Diffuse Lung Diseases
235(4)
Albert J. Polito
Pulmonary Emphysema
Surgery for Giant Bullous Disease
239(2)
Stephen R. Hazelrigg and Ibrahim B. Cetindag
Lung Volume Reduction Surgery-Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Approach
241(4)
Joseph B. Shrager and Larry R. Kaiser
Lung Volume Reduction Surgery-Median Sternotomy Approach
245(5)
Sunil Singhal and Stephen C. Yang
Lung Transplantation
Preoperative Evaluation of the Lung Transplant Candidate
250(4)
Sean M. Studer and
Jonathan B. OrensLung Transplantation-Surgical Options and Approaches
254(5)
Taine T.V. Pechet, Ken C. Stewart, and G. Alexander Patterson
Complications Following Lung Transplantation
259(4)
Joseph C. Cleveland, Jr., Martin R. Zamora, and Frederick L. Grover
Lung Transplantation in the Pediatric Patient
263(5)
Daniel J. Durand, David D. Yuh, and Peter J. Mogayzel, Jr.
Chest Wall and Sternum
Pectus Excavatum and Pectus Carinatum
268(4)
Paul M. Colombani
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
272(3)
Harold C. Urschel, Jr.
Chest Wall Neoplasms
275(5)
W. Roy Smythe
Prosthetic Substitutes in Chest Wall Reconstruction
280(3)
Richard H. Lee and Anthony P. Tufaro
Muscle Flaps for Chest Wall Reconstruction
283(2)
Geoffrey M. Graeber
Infections of the Chest Wall
285(2)
John D. Urschel
Thoracoplasty
287(3)
Watts R. Webb and Frank E. Schmidt
Pleura
Spontaneous Pneumothorax
290(3)
Sean C. Grondin and Willard A. Fry
Empyema Thoracis
293(4)
Robert B. Lee
Pleural Effusions
297(3)
David M. McMullan and Garrett L. Walsh
Fibrothorax and Decortication of the Lung
300(4)
Thomas J. Watson
Postpneumonectomy Empyema and Bronchopleural Fistula
304(3)
Jean Deslauriers and Philippe Demers
Chylothorax
307(2)
Robert M. Cortina and David W Johnstone
Localized Fibrous Tumors of the Pleura
309(1)
Paul A. Kirschner and David S. Mendelson
Malignant Mesothelioma
310(4)
Harvey L Pass
Pleurectomy for Diffuse Mesothelioma
314(2)
Sean C. Grondin and Michael J. Liptay
Extrapleural Pneumonectomy for Diffuse Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
316(5)
Lambros S. Zellos and David J. Sugarbaker
Mediastinum
Myasthenia Gravis and Thymoma
321(4)
Duc Thinh Pham and Frank C. Detterbeck
Substernal Goiter
325(2)
V. Seenu Reddy and John R. Roberts
Anterior Mediastinal Masses
327(3)
David R. Jones
Middle Mediastinal Masses
330(3)
George L. Zorn III and Jonathan C. Nesbitt
Posterior Mediastinal Masses
333(2)
Brendan J. Collins and Stephen C. Yang
Mediastinitis
335(4)
Riyad Karmy-Jones and Eric Vallieres
Esophageal Neoplasia
Benign Tumors of the Esophagus
339(2)
Stephen M. Cattaneo II and Stephen C. Yang
Carcinoma of the Cervical Esophagus
341(3)
Jonathan Trites and Alan G. Casson
Upper Thoracic Esophageal Cancer
344(4)
Carolyn E. Reed
Cancer of the Gastroesophageal Junction
348(5)
Richard F. Heitmiller and Elaine E. Tseng
Radiotherapy for Esophageal Cancer
353(3)
Lawrence Kleinberg
Neoadjuvant Therapy for Esophageal Cancer
356(4)
Bapsi Chak and Arlene A. Forastiere
Lymph Node Dissection in Esophageal Cancer
360(4)
Wayne Hofstetter and Stephen G. Swisher
Palliative Surgical Procedures for Esophageal Carcinoma
364(2)
Ozuru Ukoha and William H. Warren
Lasers, Stents, and Photodynamic Therapy in Esophageal Cancer
366(4)
Sanjay Jagannath and Marcia Irene Canto
Esophageal Replacement Ivor-Lewis Esophagectomy
370(3)
Jeffrey L. Port and Nasser Altorki
Transhiatal Esophagectomy
373(4)
Mark Iannettoni and Andrew Chang
Left Thoracoabdominal Esophagogastrectomy
377(4)
Cameron D. Wright and Earle W. Wilkins, Jr.
Esophageal Reconstruction-Colonic Interposition
381(3)
Claude Deschamps
Esophageal Reconstruction-Jejunal Segment Interposition and Free Graft
384(3)
Henning A. Gaissert
Esophageal Reconstruction-Reversed and Nonreversed Gastric Tubes
387(3)
Stanley C. Fell and Manoel Ximenes-Netto
Complications of Esophageal Resection
390(6)
Stephen C. Yang
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Preoperative Evaluation of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
396(4)
N.S. Balaji and Jeffrey H. Peters
The Hill Procedure for Gastroesophageal Reflux
400(5)
Ralph W. Aye
Belsey Mark IV Repair for Gastroesophageal Reflux
405(3)
Robert J. Keenan and Jason J. Lamb
Nissen Fundoplication
408(2)
Riivo Iives
The Collis Gastroplasty for Gastroesophageal Reflux
410(3)
Victor F. Trastek and Antonio L. Visbal
Laparoscopic Techniques for Gastroesophageal Reflux
413(5)
Chandrakanth Are and Mark A. Talamini
The Failed Antireflux Operation
418(2)
Alex G. Little
Paraesophageal Hernia
420(2)
Jonathan Limpert and Keith S. Naunheim
Benign Strictures of the Esophagus
422(3)
Farzaneh Banki and Jeffrey A. Hagen
Benign Esophageal Disorders
Pharyngoesophageal Dysfunction and Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
425(3)
Andre Duranceau
Achalasia
428(2)
Steven R. DeMeester
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm and Scleroderma
430(2)
John C. Ofenloch and Kamal A. Mansour
Congenital and Acquired Esophageal Diverticula
432(4)
Christopher T. Salerno, John D. Mitchell, and Richard I. Whyte
Medical Treatment for Barrett's Esophagus
436(4)
William J. Ravich
Surgical Therapy for Barrett's Esophagus
440(3)
Dmitry Oleynikov and Carlos A. Pellegrini
Esophageal Infections
443(5)
Manoel Ximenes-Netto
Esophageal Duplication Cysts
448(4)
Malcolm V. Brock
Diaphragm
Morgagni and Bochdalek Hernias in the Adult
452(1)
Juan A. Cordero, Jr. and Darroch W.O. Moores
Eventration of the Diaphragm
453(3)
Benedict D.T. Daly
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
General Principles of Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
456(3)
Anthony P.C. Yim
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Mediastinal Diseases
459(4)
Michael J. Mack and Michal Savcenko
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery and Esophageal Diseases
463(2)
Ziv Gamliel and Mark J. Krasna
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Pleural Diseases
465(4)
Joseph I. Miller, Jr. and Russel S. Ronson
Complications of Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
469(8)
Walter E. McGregor and Rodney J. Landreneau
CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
Perioperative Care and Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Evaluating Patients before Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
477(4)
Thomas A. Traill
Cardiac Anesthesia
481(7)
Daniel Nyhan and K. Gage Parr
Adult Cardiopulmonary Bypass
488(3)
Terry Gourlay and Ken Taylor
Myocardial Protection
491(7)
Vinod H. Thourani and Robert A. Guyton
Blood Conservation Strategies in Cardiac Surgery
498(3)
Jerrold Levy
Inotropic Support
501(5)
Susan Garwood and Roberta L. Hines
Cardiac Pacing in Adults
506(10)
Jeffrey Brinker
Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography
516(3)
Joao A. Lima
Concomitant Cardiac and Thoracic Operations
519(2)
John R. Doty and Stephen C. Yang
Treatment of Sternal Wound Infections
521(2)
Michael F. Chiaramonte, E. Gene Deune, and Craig A. Vander Kolk
Miscellaneous Cardiovascular Disorders
Cardiac Tumors
523(3)
Cornelius M. Dyke and Eric R. Skipper
Trauma to the Heart and Great Vessels
526(4)
Anees J. Razzouk and Randall S. Fortuna
Surgical Management of Pericardial Disease
530(6)
Patrick DeValeria and Steven J. Lester
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery and Pericardial Effusive Diseases
536(2)
Malcolm M. DeCamp, Jr.
Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy
538(3)
Michael M. Madani and Stuart W Jamieson
Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
541(3)
A. Marc Gillinov and Patrick M. McCarthy
Transplantation
Cardiac Transplantation
544(8)
David D. Yuh and John V. Conte
Heart-Lung Transplantation
552(7)
Douglas N. Miniati and Robert C. Robbins
Mechanical Circulatory Support Intraaortic Balloon Pump
559(3)
Hans H. Scheld and Christof Schmid
Mechanical Circulatory Assistance
562(6)
Vivek Rao and Mehmet C. Oz
Extracorporeal Life Support in the Adult
568(6)
Kenneth J. Woodside, Scott K. Alpard, and Joseph B. Zwischenberger
Thoracic Aorta
Aortic Dissection
574(4)
Paul C.Y. Tang and John A. Elefteriades
Ascending Aortic Aneurysm
578(4)
Thomas G. Gleason, Derek R. Brinster, and Joseph E. BavariaDescending
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
582(4)
Joseph S. Coselli and Daniel J. DiBardino
Reconstruction of Aortic Arch Aneurysms
586(5)
David Spielvogel and Randall Griep
Intraoperative Cerebral Monitoring
591(3)
Harvey L. Edmonds, Jr. and Brian L. Ganzel
Neuroprotective Strategies During Cardiac Surgery
594(4)
Stephen M. Cattaneo II and William A. Baumgartner
Valvular Heart Disease
Selection of a Cardiac Valve Prosthesis
598(5)
Robert D. Riley and Neal D. Kon
Aortic Valve Replacement
603(3)
A. Marc Gillinov
Aortic Root Replacement
606(6)
Duke Cameron and Luca A. Vricella
Aortic Valve Repair
612(2)
Charles D. Fraser, Jr.
The Small Aortic Root
614(4)
John R. Doty and Donald B. Doty
The Ross Operation
618(5)
Ronald C. Elkins
Mitral Valve Replacement
623(4)
Harold M. Burkhart and Kenton J. Zehr
Mitral Valve Reconstruction
627(5)
Charles F. Schwartz, Eugene A. Grossi, Stephen B. Colvin, and Aubrey C. Galloway
Surgical Management of Endocarditis
632(5)
David D. Yuh
Tricuspid Valve Operations
637(3)
Duke Cameron and Luca A. Vricella
Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis
640(5)
Christopher J. Knott-Craig and Timothy H. Trotter
Coronary Artery Disease
Cardiac Catheterization
645(8)
Alan W. Heldman
Conduit Options for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
653(2)
Hendrick B. Barner
Conventional Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
655(3)
Farzan Filsoufi and David H. Adams
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
658(4)
Michael J. Mack
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery During Hypothermic Ventricular Fibrillation Without Aortic Occlusion
662(3)
Cary W. Akins
Reoperation for Coronary Artery Disease
665(4)
Bruce W. Lytle
Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defect
669(3)
Christopher M. Feindel
Mitral Regurgitation and the Ischemic Heart
672(3)
Vinay Badhwar and Steven F. Bolling
Ventricular Aneurysms
675(3)
Igor D. Gregoric and Denton A. Cooley
Coronary Endarterectomy
678(3)
Arun K. Singhal and Thoralf M. Sundt
Transmyocardial Revascularization
681(1)
Rachel H. Cohn and Todd K. Rosengart
Combined Carotid and Coronary Disease
682(4)
Alan Dardik and Bruce A. Perler
Surgery for Myocardial Disease
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
686(4)
Frank G. Scholl and Walter H. Merrill
Left Ventricular Volume Reduction
690(2)
Mohammed A. Quader, Katherine J. Hoercher, Rick White, and Patrick M. McCarthy
Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Aortic Stenosis
692(5)
John W. Brown, Mark D. Rodefeld, and Mark W. Turrentinq
Percutaneous Catheter Interventions in Congenital Heart Disease
697(4)
Jonathan J. Rome
Cardiac Pacing in Children
701(3)
Jane E. Crosson and Richard E. Ringel
Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest
704(5)
Irving Shen and Ross M. Ungerleider
Myocardial Protection in Children
709(4)
Ivan M. Rebeyka
Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Mechanical Circulatory Assist Devices
713(3)
James Fackler
Valve Replacement in Children
716(6)
R. Eric Lilly, Richard A. Hopkins, and James D. St. Louis
Palliative Operations for Congenital Heart Disease
722(4)
Duke Cameron and Luca A. Vricella
Coronary Artery Disease in Children
726(5)
Constantine Mavroudis and Carl L. Backer
Atrial Septal Defects
731(7)
Mark W. Turrentine
Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection
738(2)
Vincent Tam
Isolated Ventricular Septal Defect
740(3)
Michael D. Black
Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Aortopulmonary Window
743(3)
Redmond P. Burke and Robert L. Hannan
Coarctation of the Aorta
746(2)
John L. Myers and Edward R. Stephenson
Pulmonary Valve and Infundibular Stenosis
748(3)
Neal Hillman and John Hawkins
Truncus Arteriosus
751(4)
Luca A. Vricella and Victor T. Tsang
Transposition of the Great Arteries
755(4)
Brian W Duncan and Roger B.B. Mee
Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries
759(4)
Tom R. Karl and Andrew D. Cochrane
Tetralogy of Fallot
763(4)
Luca A. Vricella and Duke E. Cameron
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
767(8)
Paul M. Kirshbom and Thomas L. Spray
Aortic Arch Interruption
775(4)
Luca A. Vricella and Duke E. Cameron
Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum
779(5)
Gary K. Lofland
Complete Atrioventricular Canal
784(5)
Charles B. Huddleston
Double Outlet Right Ventricle
789(4)
Piya Samankatiwat and Luca A. Vricella
Ebstein's Anomaly
793(5)
Renzo Pessotto and Vaughn A. Starnes
Vascular Rings and Pulmonary Artery Slings
798(6)
Carl Lewis Backer and Constantine Mavroudis
Pediatric Mitral Valve Disease
804(2)
Jan Quaegebeur
Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation
806(5)
Harry Zemon and David D. Yuh
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