Publications

BOOK CHAPTERS
1. C. Sanchez, JJ. Rieta, F. Castells, R. Alcaraz, J. Millet, “Wavelet Domain Blind Signal Separation to Analyze Supraventricular Arrhythmias from Holter Registers”, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg), vol. 3195, pp. 1111-1117, 2004.
2. R. Alcaraz, JJ.Rieta “The contribution of nonlinear methods in the understanding of atrial fibrillation” in Atrial Fibrillation — Mechanisms and Treatment, Tong Liu (Ed.), chap. 8, InTech Open Science, 2013.
J3. J. Rieta, R. Alcaraz, “Application of signal analysis to atrial fibrillation” in Atrial Fibrillation — Mechanisms and Treatment, Tong Liu (Ed.), chap. 7, InTech Open Science, 2013.

SELECTED INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS
1. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, F. Hornero, “Non-invasive characterization of atrial activity immediately prior to termination of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation”, Revista Española de Cardiología, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 154-160, 2008.
2. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Adaptive singular value cancelation of ventricular activity in single-lead atrial fibrillation electrocardiograms”, Physiological Measurement, vol. 29, no. 12, pp. 1351-1369, 2008.
3. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Non-invasive organization variation assessment in the onset and termination of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation”, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 148–154, 2009.
4. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Sample entropy of the main atrial wave predicts spontaneous termination of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation”, Medical Engineering and Physics, vol. 31, pp.917-922, 2009.
5. R. Alcaraz, JJ.Rieta, “A novel application of sample entropy to the electrocardiogram of atrial fibrillation”, Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, vol. 11, pp. 1026-1035, 2010.
6. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “A review on sample entropy applications for the non-invasive analysis of atrial fibrillation electrocardiograms”, Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 1-14, 2010.
7. R. Alcaraz, F. Sandberg, L. Sörnmo, JJ. Rieta, “Classification of Paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation in ambulatory ECG Recordings”, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 58, no. 5, pp. 1441-1449, 2011.
8. R. Alcaraz, F. Hornero, JJ. Rieta, “Noninvasive time and frequency predictors of long-standing atrial fibrillation early recurrence after electrical cardioversion”, Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, vol. 34, pp. 1241-1250, 2011.
9 R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Central tendency measure and wavelet transform combined in the non-invasive analysis of atrial fibrillation recordings”, Biomedical Engineering Online, vol. 11, pp. 46, 2012.
10. A. Martínez, R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Ventricular activity morphological characterization: Ectopic beats removal in long term atrial fibrillation recordings”, Computers Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, vol. 109(3), pp. 283-292, 2013.
11. M. Julián, R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Comparative assessment of nonlinear metrics to quantify organization-related events in surface electrocardiograms of atrial fibrillation”, Computers in Biology and Medicine, vol. 48, pp. 66-76, 2014.

SELECTED INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES
1. R. Alcaraz, F. Sandberg, L. Sörnmo, JJ. Rieta, (invited paper), “Application of frequency and sample entropy to discriminate long-term recordings of paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation”, 32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, pp. 4558-4561, 2010, Buenos Aires (Argentina).
2. A. Martínez, R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, (invited paper), “Detection and removal of ventricular ectopic beats in atrial fibrillation recordings via principal component analysis”, 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, pp. 4693-4696, 2011, Boston (USA).
3. R. Alcaraz, F. Hornero, JJ. Rieta (invited paper), “Validation of surface atrial fibrillation organization indicators through invasive recordings”, 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, pp. 5519-5522, 2011, Boston (USA).
4. JJ. Rieta, R. Alcaraz, (invited paper) “Novel parameters for AF complexity”, First European Conference for Standarization of Advanced ECG Analysis in Arrhythmia Diagnostics, 2013, Lugano (Switzerland).

LETTERS
1. R. Alcaraz, JJ. Rieta, “Response to articule by Sungnoon et al. Atrial electrophysiological property analysis by sample entropy and atrial fibrillatory rate with cardiac autonomic derangements in acute ischemic stroke with atrial fibrillation”, Neurol Asia, vol. 19(3), pp.335-336, 2014.