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Christopher Durall

Specialty area(s)

Director of SHC P.T. / Board-Certified Specialist in Sports P.T. / Clinical Education Coordinator

Current courses at UWL

PTS 742: Research practicum (for Student Physical Therapists)

Education

2002 Doctor of Physical Therapy
Creighton University, Omaha, NE

2000 Gundersen-Lutheran Sports Physical Therapy Residency

1998 Master of Science - Physical Therapy
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

1993 Bachelor of Science - Physical Therapy
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Teaching history

3/05-present Graduate Faculty
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

9/00-3/03 Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
Creighton University

Research and publishing

Klimeck C, Askbeck C, Brook A, Durall C. Are injuries more common with CrossFit training than other forms of exercise and strength training? J Sport Rehabil. 2017 March 2:1-17. [Epub ahead of print]

DeBruyne D, Dewhurst M, Wojtanowski M, Durall C. Self-Mobilization Using a Foam Roller Versus a Roller-Massager: Which is More Effective for Increasing Hamstrings Flexibility? J Sport Rehabil. 2017 Jan 26(1):94-100.

Verbruggen L, Thompson M, Vang C, Durall C. The effectiveness of low-Dye taping in reducing pain associated with plantar fasciitis. J Sport Rehabil. 2016 Sep 26:1-15. [Epub ahead of print]

Durall C. Adhesive Capsulitis. In: Clinical Orthopedic Rehabilitation. 4th ed.  Giangarra C, Manske R.., (eds.), Mosby pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2017.

Durall C. Therapeutic Exercise for the Cervical Spine. In: Clinical Orthopedic Rehabilitation. 4th ed. Giangarra C, Manske R.., (eds.), Mosby pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2017.

Davies G, Durall C. Mixed Martial Arts. Sports Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation. 2nd ed. Shamus E, Shamus J (eds.), McGraw-Hill pub, New York, NY. 2015

Yerhot P, Stensrud T, Wienkers B, Durall C. The Efficacy of Cryotherapy for Improving Functional Outcomes Following Lateral Ankle Sprains. Ann Sports Med Res. 2015 2(2): 1015.

Durall C, Allen B. Non-surgical rehabilitation of lumbar spine strains/sprains. In: Orthopaedic Rehabilitation for the Athlete: Getting Back in the Game. Reider, Provencher & Davies (eds.) Elsevier publishing, Philadelphia, PA. 2015.

Bloomer B, Durall C. Does the addition of hip strengthening to a knee-focused exercise program improve outcomes in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome? J Sport Rehab. 2015 Nov; 24(4): 428-33.

Krueger B, Becker L, Leemkuil G, Durall C. Does Talocrural Joint Thrust Manipulation Improve Outcomes After Inversion Ankle Sprain? J Sport Rehabil. 2015 Aug; 24(3): 315-21.

Bruner J, Flanagan M, Krumrei K, Durall C. The Accuracy of the Functional Movement Screen™ to Identify Active Individuals with an Elevated Risk of Musculoskeletal Injury. J Sport Rehabil. 2014 Nov;23(4):360-4.

Kernozek T, Torry M, Shelburne K, Durall C, Willson J. From the gait laboratory to the rehabilitation clinic: translation of motion analysis and modeling data to interventions that impact anterior cruciate ligament loads in gait and drop landing. Crit Rev Biomed Eng. 2013; 41(3): 243–258.

Mueller L, Bloomer B, Durall C. Which outcome measures should be utilized to determine readiness to play after ACL reconstruction? J Sport Rehabil. 2013 May; 23(2): 158-64.

Durall C. Therapeutic Exercise for Athletes with Neck Pain: A Current Concepts Review. Sports Health. 2012 July/August;4(4): 293-301.

Greene P, Durall C, Kernozek T. Intersession Reliability and Concurrent Validity of Isometric Endurance Tests for the Lateral Trunk Musculature. J Sport Rehabil. 2012 May;21(2):161-6.

Durall C, Greene P, Kernozek T. A Comparison of Two Isometric Tests of Trunk Flexor Muscle Endurance. J Strength Cond Res 2012. 26(7):1939-1944.

Durall C. Examination & Treatment of Cuboid Syndrome: A Literature Review. Sports Health. 2011;3(6):514-519.

Durall C, Kernozek T, Kersten M, Nitz M, Setz J, Beck S. Associations Between Postural Sway and Drop-Landing Kinematics in Healthy Females. J Sport Rehabil. 2011;20: 406-418.

Durall C. Cuboid Syndrome. In: Clinical Orthopedic Rehabilitation. 2nd ed. Brotzman S, Manske R.., (ed.), Mosby pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2011.

Durall C. Adhesive Capsulitis. In: Clinical Orthopedic Rehabilitation. 2nd ed. Brotzman S, Manske R.., (ed.), Mosby pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2011.

Durall C. Therapeutic Exercise for the Cervical Spine. In: Clinical Orthopedic Rehabilitation. 2nd ed. Brotzman S, Manske R.., (ed.), Mosby pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2011.

Durall C, Manske R. Soft Tissue Injury. In: Physical Rehabilitation for the Physical Therapist Assistant. Cameron M., Monroe L. (eds.), W.B. Saunders pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2010.

Durall C, Udermann B, Johansen D, Gibson B, Reineke D, Reuteman P. The Effects of Pre-Season Trunk Muscle Training on Low Back Pain Occurrence in Female Collegiate Gymnasts. J Strength Cond Res. 2009; 23(1): 86-92.

Kernozek T, Greany J, Durall C, Anderson D, Van Heel D, Youngdahl R, Benesh B. The Effect of Immersion Cryotherapy on Medial-Lateral Postural Sway Variability in Individuals with a Lateral Ankle Sprain. Physiother Res Int 2008:13(2):107-118.

Udermann B, Durall C, Reineke D, Gibson B, Gillette C, Murray S, Mayer J: Ten Weeks of a Lumbar Endurance Training Program Improves Endurance Capacity of the Trunk Extensors. Med Sci Sports Exer. 2008:40 (5S).

Kernozek T, Durall C, Friske A, Mussallem M. Ankle Bracing and Plantar Flexion Angle Does Not Influence Ankle Muscle Latencies During Inversion Stress in Healthy Subjects. J Athl Train. 2008:43(1):37–43.

Durall C, Manske R. Soft Tissue Injury. In: Physical Rehabilitation: Evidence-Based Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention: 1st Edition. Cameron M., Monroe L. (eds.), W.B. Saunders pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2007.

Durall C, Giangarra C. Anterior Capsulolabral Reconstruction. In: Rehabilitation for the Post-Surgical Sports Patient: Knee and Shoulder. Manske R. (ed.) Elsevier pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2006.

Durall C, Sawhney R. Strength. In: Therapeutic Exercise: Treatment Planning for Progression. Huber F, Wells CL (eds.), W.B. Saunders pub, Philadelphia, PA. 2006.

Durall C, Hermsen D, Demuth C. Systematic Review of Single-Set Versus Multiple-Set Resistance-Training Randomized Controlled Trials: Implications for Rehabilitation. Crit Rev Phys Rehab Med. 2006; 18(2): 107-116.

Kernozek T, Iwasaki M, Fater D, Durall C, Langenhorst B. Movement-Based Feedback May Reduce Spinal Movements in Male Workers During Lift and Lowering Tasks. Physiother Res Int. 2006;11(3):140-147.

Johansen D, Udermann B, Durall C: The Effect of Ten Weeks of Floor Exercises on Endurance Capabilities of the Trunk Musculature. Med Sci Sports Exer. 2006;38(5S).

Durall C, Manske R. Avoiding Lumbar Spine Injury during Resistance Training. Strength Cond. J. 2005; 27(4):64-72.

Durall C. Injury Risk with the Horizontal Arm Curl: Biomechanical and Physiological Considerations. Strength Cond. J. 2004; 26(2):52-55.

Inselman B, Briggs M, Oltmans C, Durall C. Suspended Chain Squats: A Novel Exercise Technique. Strength Cond J. 2004; 26(2):42-47.

Cleland J, Schulte C, Durall C. A Systematic Review of Two Theoretical Mechanisms of Lumbar Spine Stabilization: Implications for Therapeutic Exercise Prescription. J Back Musculoskel Rehabil. 2002;16:105-115.

Cleland J, Durall C. Thermal Capsulorraphy: Histological and Biomechanical Considerations for Rehabilitation. Phys Ther Rev. 2002;7:223-230.

Cleland J, Durall C. Systematic Review of Physical Therapy in the Treatment of Adhesive Capsulitis. Physiother. 2002;88(8):450-457.

Cleland J, Durall C, Scott S. The Effects of Slump Long Sitting on Peripheral Sudomotor and Vasomotor Function: A Pilot Study. J Manual Manip Ther. 2001; 10: 67-75.

Durall C. Response to Hollman. J Sport Rehabil. 2001; 10: 238-243.

Durall C, Manske R, Davies G. Avoiding Shoulder Injury from Resistance Training. Strength Cond J. 2001; 23(5): 10-18.

Durall C, Davies G, Kernozek T, Gibson M, Fater D, Straker S. The Effects of Training the Humeral Rotators on Arm Elevation in the Scapular Plane. J Sport Rehabil. 2001; 10: 79-92.

Davies G, Durall C, Fater D. Martial Arts. In: Sports Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation. Shamus E, Shamus J (eds.), McGraw-Hill pub, New York, NY, 2001.

Davies G, Durall C, Matheson J, Wilder P. Isokinetic Testing and Exercise. In: Orthopedic Physical Therapy Secrets. 1st & 2nd Editions. Placzek JD, Boyce D (eds.), Hanley & Belfus pub, Philadelphia, PA, 2000.

Durall C, Davies G, Kernozek T, Gibson M, Fater D, Straker S. The Reproducibility of Testing Scapular Plane Elevation on the Cybex 340. Isok Exer Sci. 2000;8:7-11.

Davies G, Durall C. Typical Rotator Cuff Impingement Syndrome: It’s Not Always Typical. P.T. Magazine 2000;8:58-72.