7. Abnormal Depolarization: A Prominent R Wave in V1

  1. Fred Kusumoto MD and
  2. Pam Bernath RN, RN-C

Published Online: 23 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119962168.ch7

ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide

ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide

How to Cite

Kusumoto, F. and Bernath, P. (2012) Abnormal Depolarization: A Prominent R Wave in V1, in ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119962168.ch7

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470655566

Online ISBN: 9781119962168

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • abnormal depolarization, prominent R wave in V1;
  • evaluating ST segment and T wave;
  • chest pain evaluation, clinical use for ECG;
  • ventricular depolarization, for ECG morphology;
  • assessing ventricular depolarization, lead V1;
  • ECG for frontal axis, Q waves, ventricular depolarization;
  • narrow QRS, of ventricles activated simultaneously;
  • wide QRS complex, ventricles taking longer to depolarize;
  • cause of a wide QRS complex, delay in left or right bundle