Chapter 2. Mean QRS Axis Determination

  1. Zainul Abedin MD, FRCP (C), FHRS and
  2. Robert Conner RN

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch2

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

How to Cite

Abedin, Z. and Conner, R. (2008) Mean QRS Axis Determination, in ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch2

Author Information

  1. Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, Adjunct Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas at El Paso

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167499

Online ISBN: 9780470692561

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Keywords:

  • depolarization;
  • myocardial cells;
  • heart beat;
  • myocardial syncytium;
  • bipolar leads

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The frontal plane leads

  • The hexaxial reference system