CASE STUDY C. Understand the reasons for the care you give? This chapter provides the student with a basic knowl- edge of body structure and function. The body is made up of systems. The systems are related to and depend on each other for proper function and survival. Injury or disease of one part affects the whole body. Basic knowledge of the body’s structure and function should result in safe and dignified care. D. Treat the person and the person’s body with dignity and respect? Answer the following questions: 1. How might a basic knowledge of body structure and function help you: A. Meet the person’s physical needs? E. Make accurate observations about the personr B. Meet the person’s safety and security needs?