Violeta Monasterio

Telecommunications Engineer, Master in Biomedical Engineering and PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Zaragoza.

Her research interests are focused on the application of computational techniques for cellular electrical modeling and for the processing of biomedical signals. She has participated in several national and international research projects. In 2009 she conducted a research stay at the Laboratory for Computational Physiology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and during 2011 and 2012 she worked as a researcher at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Oxford.
 

Publications


    Journal Articles

    1. Limitations in electrophysiological model development and validation caused by differences between simulations and experimental protocols Journal Article
      Carro, J; Rodríguez Matas, J F; Monasterio, V; Pueyo, E
      Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology, 129 , pp. 53-64, 2017, ISSN: 0079-6107.
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    2. T-Wave Morphology Restitution Predicts Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure Journal Article
      Ramírez, J; Orini, M; Mincholé, A; Monasterio, V; Cygankiewicz, I; Bayés de Luna, A; Martínez, J P; Pueyo, E; Laguna, P
      Journal of the American Heart Association, 6 (5), 2017, ISSN: 2047-9980.
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    3. Automatic SVM classification of sudden cardiac death and pump failure death from autonomic and repolarization ECG markers Journal Article
      Ramírez, J; Monasterio, V; Mincholé, A; Llamedo, M; Lenis, G; Cygankiewicz, I; Bayés De Luna, A; Malik, M; Martínez, J P; Laguna, P; Pueyo, E
      Journal of Electrocardiology, 48 (4), pp. 551-557, 2015.
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    4. A review of signals used in sleep analysis Journal Article
      Roebuck, A; Monasterio, V; Gederi, E; Osipov, M; Behar, J; Malhotra, A; Penzel, T; Clifford, G D
      Physiological Measurement, 35 (1), pp. R1-R57, 2014.
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    5. Comparative evaluation of methodologies for T-wave alternans mapping in electrograms Journal Article
      Orini, M; Hanson, B; Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P; Hayward, M; Taggart, P; Lambiase, P
      IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 61 (2), pp. 308-316, 2014.
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    6. Prognostic value of average T-wave alternans and QT variability for cardiac events in MADIT-II patients Journal Article
      Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P; Laguna, P; McNitt, S; Polonsky, S; Moss, A J; Haigney, M; Zareba, W; Couderc, J P
      Journal of Electrocardiology, 46 (6), pp. 480-486, 2013.
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    7. T wave alternans in experimental myocardial infarction: Time course and predictive value for the assessment of myocardial damage Journal Article
      Demidova, M M; Martín Yebra, A; Martínez, J P; Monasterio, V; Koul, S; Van Der Pals, J; Romero, D; Laguna, P; Erlinge, D; Platonov, P G
      Journal of Electrocardiology, 46 (3), pp. 263-269, 2013.
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    8. Average T-wave alternans activity in ambulatory ECG records predicts sudden cardiac death in patients with chronic heart failure Journal Article
      Monasterio, V; Laguna, P; Cygankiewicz, I; Vázquez, R; Bayés-Genís, A; Bayés De Luna, A; Martínez, J P
      Heart Rhythm, 9 (3), pp. 383-389, 2012.
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    9. Robust classification of neonatal apnoea-related desaturations Journal Article
      Monasterio, V; Burgess, F; Clifford, G D
      Physiological Measurement, 33 (9), pp. 1503-1516, 2012.
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    10. A nonparametric surrogate-based test of significance for T-wave alternans detection Journal Article
      Nemati, S; Abdala, O; Monasterio, V; Yim-Yeh, S; Malhotra, A; Clifford, G D
      IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 58 (5), pp. 1356-1364, 2011.
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    11. A multilead scheme based on periodic component analysis for T-Wave alternans analysis in the ECG Journal Article
      Monasterio, V; Clifford, G D; Laguna, P; Martínez, J P
      Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 38 (8), pp. 2532-2541, 2010.
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    12. Multilead analysis of T-wave alternans in the ecg using principal component analysis Journal Article
      Monasterio, V; Laguna, P; Martínez, J P
      IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 56 (7), pp. 1880-1890, 2009.
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    Inproceedings

    1. Volunteer Computing Approach for the Collaborative Simulation of Electrophysiological Models Inproceedings
      Castro, J; Monasterio, V; Carro, J
      2016 IEEE 25th International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE), pp. 118-123, 2016.
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    2. Wearable Monitoring for the Detection of Nocturnal Agitation in Dementia Inproceedings
      Marcén, A C; Carro, J; Monasterio, V
      Proceedings of the 6th International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems, pp. 63-69, 2016, ISBN: 978-989-758-195-3.
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    3. Circadian Modulation on T-wave Alternans Activity in Chronic Heart Failure Patients Inproceedings
      Martín Yebra, A; Caiani, E G; Laguna, P; Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 845-848, 2015.
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    4. The Role of Purkinje Automaticity as an Arrhythmia Mechanism in Hyperkalaemia Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Carro, J; Rodríguez Matas, J F; Pueyo, E
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 873-876, 2015.
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    5. Repolarization alternans in human ventricular hyperkalaemic tissue: dependence on current stimulation Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Carro, J; Pueyo, E
      XXXII Congreso Anual de la Sociedad Española de Ingeniería Biomédica, Barcelona, pp. 1-4, 2014, ISBN: 9788461724468.
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    6. T-wave alternans and autonomic nervous system activity during orthostatic stress after 5 days of head-down bed-rest Inproceedings
      Martín Yebra, A; Caiani, E G; Monasterio, V; Pellegrini, A; Laguna, P; Martínez, J P
      2014 8th Conference of the European Study Group on Cardiovascular Oscillations, ESGCO 2014, pp. 115-116, 2014.
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    7. T-wave alternans predicts ICD discharge in MADIT II patients with elevated resting heart rate Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Martinez, J P; McNitt, S; Laguna, P; Moss, A J; Zareba, W; Couderc, J P
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 603-606, 2013.
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    8. Effect of simulated microgravity by head-down bed rest on T wave alternans Inproceedings
      Martin Yebra, A; Monasterio, V; Pellegrini, A; Laguna, P; Caiani, E G; Martinez, J P
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 377-380, 2012.
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    9. A neonatal apnoea monitor for resource-constrained environments Inproceedings
      Daly, J; Monasterio, V; Clifford, G D
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 321-324, 2012.
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    10. Average T-wave alternans activity in ambulatory ECGs Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Laguna, P; Cygankiewicz, I; Martínez, J P
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 621-624, 2011.
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    11. Time course and spatial distribution of T wave alternans induced by coronary artery occlusion in pigs Inproceedings
      Martínez, J P; Martín Yebra, A; Monasterio, V; Demidova, M M; Platonov, P G; Laguna, P
      Computing in Cardiology, pp. 669-672, 2011.
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    12. Comparison of source separation techniques for multilead T-wave alternans detection in the ECG Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Clifford, G D; Martínez, J P
      2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC'10, pp. 5367-5370, 2010.
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    13. Comparison of two eigenvalue decomposition techniques to detect T wave alternans in the ECG Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P
      IFMBE Proceedings, pp. 631-634, 2009.
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    14. Multilead estimation of T-wave alternans in the ECG using principal component analysis Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Laguna, P; Martínez, J P
      European Signal Processing Conference, 2008.
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    15. Multilead T-Wave Alternans quantification based on spatial filtering and the Laplacian likelihood ratio method Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P
      Computers in Cardiology, pp. 601-604, 2008.
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    16. A multilead approach to T-wave alternans detection combining principal component analysis and the laplacian ikelihood ratio method Inproceedings
      Monasterio, V; Martínez, J P
      Computers in Cardiology, pp. 5-8, 2007.
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    17. Pulse photopletismography amplitude decrease detector for sleep apnea evaluation in children Inproceedings
      Gil, E; Monasterio, V; Laguna, P; Vergara, J M
      Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, pp. 2743-2746, 2005.
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    PhD Theses

    1. Multilead analysis of T-wave alternans in the electrocardiogram PhD Thesis
      Monasterio, V
      University of Zaragoza, 2011.
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    Masters Theses

    1. Análisis multiderivacional de alternancias de onda T en el ECG Masters Thesis
      Monasterio, V
      University of Zaragoza, 2008.
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