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In this photo taken Aug. 19, 2011, Linda Tisch poses in her back yard at her home in Westerley, R.I. Tisch suffered a heart attack on Saturday Aug. 13, 2011, was treated in a record 16 minutes and is returning to work today just 10 days after treatment.

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Hospitals are giving faster heart care, study says

In a spectacular turnabout, hospitals are treating almost all major heart attack patients within the recommended 90 minutes of arrival, a new study finds. Just five years ago, less than half of them got their clogged arteries opened that fast.


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