Right Axis Deviation

Right Axis Deviation

Definition

  • QRS axis between + 90 and + 180 degrees

Right axis deviation: +90 to +180 degrees

How to recognise right axis deviation

  • QRS is positive (dominant R wave) in leads III and aVF
  • QRS is negative (dominant S wave) in leads I and aVL
right axis deviation

Right axis deviation: leads III and aVF are positive; leads I and aVL are negative

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