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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Bruce earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and completed his residency and fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.



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(608) 263-9729 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
(608) 265-8231 | | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Radiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Clinical Informatics
Diagnostic Radiology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Medical School University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
German MN Lutz MK Pickhardt PJ Bruce RJ Said A Statin Use is Protective Against Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Case-control Study. J Clin Gastroenterol . 2020 Sep;54(8):733-740
[PubMed ID: 31567625]
Zhang RR Matkovic E Fournelle JH Richard B Rowley HA Salamat S Histological features of gadolinium deposition in the brain, a case report. Acta Neuropathol . 2020 Aug;140(2):241-244
[PubMed ID: 32356201]
Falomo E Strigel RM Bruce R Munoz Del Rio A Adejumo C Kelcz F Incidence and outcomes of incidental breast lesions detected on cross-sectional imaging examinations. Breast J . 2018 Sep;24(5):743-748
[PubMed ID: 29687537]
Szczykutowicz TP Brunnquell CL Avey GD Bartels C Belden DS Bruce RJ Field AS Peppler WW Wasmund P Wendt G A General Framework for Monitoring Image Acquisition Workflow in the Radiology Environment: Timeliness for Acute Stroke CT Imaging. J Digit Imaging . 2018 Apr;31(2):201-209
[PubMed ID: 29404851]
Bruce R Wentland AL Haemel AK Garrett RW Sadowski DR Djamali A Sadowski EA Incidence of Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis Using Gadobenate Dimeglumine in 1423 Patients With Renal Insufficiency Compared With Gadodiamide. Invest Radiol . 2016 Nov;51(11):701-705
[PubMed ID: 26885631]
Carberry GA Pooler BD Binkley N Lauder TB Bruce RJ Pickhardt PJ Unreported vertebral body compression fractures at abdominal multidetector CT. Radiology . 2013 Jul;268(1):120-6
[PubMed ID: 23449956]
Pickhardt PJ Pooler BD Lauder T del Rio AM Bruce RJ Binkley N Opportunistic screening for osteoporosis using abdominal computed tomography scans obtained for other indications. Ann Intern Med . 2013 Apr 16;158(8):588-95
[PubMed ID: 23588747]
Pooler BD Pickhardt PJ O'Connor SD Bruce RJ Patel SR Nakada SY Renal cell carcinoma: attenuation values on unenhanced CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2012 May;198(5):1115-20
[PubMed ID: 22528901]
Pickhardt PJ Lee LJ del Rio AM Lauder T Bruce RJ Summers RM Pooler BD Binkley N Simultaneous screening for osteoporosis at CT colonography: bone mineral density assessment using MDCT attenuation techniques compared with the DXA reference standard. J Bone Miner Res . 2011 Sep;26(9):2194-203
[PubMed ID: 21590738]
Pickhardt PJ Lawrence EM Pooler BD Bruce RJ Diagnostic performance of multidetector computed tomography for suspected acute appendicitis. Ann Intern Med . 2011 Jun 21;154(12):789-96, W-291
[PubMed ID: 21690593]
Boyce CJ Pickhardt PJ Kim DH Taylor AJ Winter TC Bruce RJ Lindstrom MJ Hinshaw JL Hepatic steatosis (fatty liver disease) in asymptomatic adults identified by unenhanced low-dose CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2010 Mar;194(3):623-8
[PubMed ID: 20173137]
Boyce CJ Pickhardt PJ Lawrence EM Kim DH Bruce RJ Prevalence of urolithiasis in asymptomatic adults: objective determination using low dose noncontrast computerized tomography. J Urol . 2010 Mar;183(3):1017-21
[PubMed ID: 20092842]
Bruce RJ Djamali A Shinki K Michel SJ Fine JP Pozniak MA Background fluctuation of kidney function versus contrast-induced nephrotoxicity. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2009 Mar;192(3):711-8
[PubMed ID: 19234268]