P wave

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Tessa Davis. P wave, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:

Normally P amplitude < 3mm (tall P waves indicate RAH or ‘P pulmonale’).

Normal P wave duration < 0.09 seconds in children and 0.07 seconds in infants (wide P waves indicate LAH or ’P mitrale’).

A combination of tall and wide P waves occurs in combined atrial hypertophy.