Clinical Stability Criteria
Within the first 3 days of therapy, as many as 2/3 of patients will satisfy all clinical stability criteria.
The majority of the remaining 1/3 of patients will satisfy all criteria by day 7 of therapy.
Patient is afebrile (e.g. temperature < 38°C) for at least 24 hours
Heart rate ≤ 100 beats/minute
Respiratory rate ≤ 24 breaths/minute
Systolic blood pressure ≥ 90 mmHg
Oxygen saturation (SpO2) ≥ 90% on room air (or return to baseline oxygen level for patients receiving long-term oxygen therapy)
Normal mental state (compared to baseline)
Patient is able to tolerate oral intake