Monthly Archives: October 2006

Internet health information seekers and the Politics of search engine

Most of the Internet health informations seekers use search engines to find what they are looking for on the Web. See: Diaz, J. Griffith, R. et al. (2002). Patients’ Use of the Internet for Medical Information. J GEN INTERN MED 17:180-185 Fox, S. (2002). Vital decisions. [online article]. PEW Internet & American Life Project. [5/10/2006]…. Read more »


My name is Paco Lupiáñez and I am a lecturer at the Open University of Catalonia, Information and Communication Science Studies. In my first post I would like to thank indeed Ismael Peña for his support and for sharing many of his ideas and knowledge with me. He is one of the reasons why I… Read more »

About Me

A few lines about myself. My name is Francisco Lupiáñez- Villanueva (or just Paco a typical Spanish name) and I begun this site as a blog following the concept of Personal Research Portal developed by Ismael Peña. I’m Associate Professor at School of Information and Communication Science Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) and researcher at… Read more »