Learning to diagnose a heart attack and rushing to a hospital is the best way of getting treatment rapidly. To do so, all us must be aware of the general symptoms of a heart attack.
The patient, spouse, relatives, friends, family doctor, hospital and cardiologist, all must form a team to achieve the best treatment for the sufferer. Many a time, we have been able to render the best treatment in a case of a severe heart attack only because the patient was brought to us on time. This happened because, the patient and his supporters aware of the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and what to do in such a situation. Also, the hospital was in a state of readiness to receive critically ill patients.